The Plattsmouth journal. (Plattsmouth, Nebraska) 1901-current, April 22, 1918, Page PAGE FIVE, Image 5
MONDAY, APRIL 22, 1918. rLATTSMOUTII SEMI-WEEKLY JOURNAL. L00ALNEIS From Saturday's. li'ily. J. M. Jordan and sen Robert -front near Cedar Creek, were looking after some business for the day in Hie city. Ralph Meisinger frcm near Cedar Creek was a business visitor in the city today coming on the Schuyler train. Mrs. John Theirolf of Cedar Creek who was a visitor in this city for the past few days returned to her home last evening. George Wall of Lal'latte was a visitor in the city today going to do enio shopping and returning, home on the afternoon train. .Viss Pauline Long, departed last i veiling for South Bend, where she will visit for a few days at the home of a sister, Mrs. Charles Campbell. John J. Twiss of Louisville was a business visitor in Flattsmouth this morning coming down to look after scnie business at tin;. court house Judge J. W. Brobst of Louisville came in this morning to look after pome legal matters at the court house and to transact some business in the city. Julius llilflicker from near Cedar Creek came in this morniifg via the Schuyler train to look after sonu trading with the Plattsmouth mcr chants. Miw Adelia Sayles who is teaching school near Cedar Creek, came in this morning and is spending The Sunday with her parents G. 11. Sayles and wife. Phoebe Spence of Louisville who has been visiting here during the day was a passenger to Omaha this afternoon, whore she will visit for 1, t rl 'i - rnttirninc Virmr in ilio n f tor. noon. John Parkening and wile from near Cedar Creek, came in this morn ing and are spending the day visit ing at the home of Mrs. Parkening's parents M. Hild and wife and doing Eome trading. Mrs. R. S. Caldwell and children, and Miss Helen Greer, arrived last evening and were met here by Nelson Barger, of-Nehawka, where they go to visit for over Sunday. Mrs. Barger being a sister of the ladies Miss Mable Harmer ami sister Mrs. II. M. Prall of Weeping Water, who have been visiting at the home of their friend Lule L. Wiles for the The Celebrated Percheron Stallion 4 TEDDY B. 97B86 Teddy R. is a fine Percheron Stal lion, black with white hind fett and right frout foot white. He was foal ed March 30, 1912, and weighs 1800 lbs. His eire was Morton, G7203; by Epateur, 51S3G (G4349); by Bolivar, 40111 (4 64 62); 'by Amilcar. (1D979); by Sultan, (4713); by Bayard, (9495; by Eitraba, 1S7 (736); by son of Jean Le Blanc, (739). The Celebrated Young Jack, Si Sandors is an excellent young J;wk. coming 7 years old, weighing 1000 lbs., plenty extra heavy bone, black with mealy points. Sandors, (5129S) was foaled June 2, 1911. His j-irs was San Salvador 2d, by Salva dor, imported from Spain. Sa-idors v?.s bred and owned by Frank Busch, of Villa Ridge, Mo. He has been inspected this spring by the State Inspector and is sound in every way. Teddy R. end Sandors wi 1 make the season cf J 918 at our home, six miles west of Murray and six miles east oT Manley. every day in the week, but onb' a limited number of mares will be taken care of by 'Teddy It. on account of his ago. Terms for Both Teddy R. and Sandors! $12. 0 and $15.00 to insure coiU 4 c rt i 1 . r 1 t- f. 1- T m t tC t. ? C f rttAi ' ' 4 01.1 VU. a a. i . i v j uia- posing of mares or removing from the locality, service fei becomes due and must be paid immediately. All care will be taken to prevent accidents, but owners will not be held responsible should any occur. A. J. SCHAFER hO, ,. V" "V-v.i .? .I'i.-iSZ --- I past day, departed this mornirg for Omaha, where they will visit with friends for. today. George Park who has been lathing here for some time, having worked on the High school and the T. II. Pollock Auto Garage, will bein a contract Monday at Murray, --vhare he has a large residence to prepare for the plasterer for Mr. Wm. Puis. William March of Murray who has been visitins: in Galesburg, Illinois for some weeks or more called there by the sickness of a relatives, return ed home this morning and departed for his home at Murray on the Mis souri Pacific. Messrs. and Mesdarnes Thcmas Young and E. E. Otto, who have been in this city for the past two weeks placing stock for the Auto Power and Malleable Manufacturing Company, departed this afternoon for their homes at Omaha, where they will spend over Sunday. From Friday's Daily. Ray Davis from near Murray was transacting business in riattsmoulh last evening. Mrs. Lavina Hunn of Louisville was transacting business at the courf houso this morning. C. D. Quinton was a visitor in Union yesterday afternoon, going to serve some papers, returning last evening. John Urish and family from west of Mynard were in the city yesterday aTternoon trading with the mer chants. Albert A. Wctencamp. from west of Mynard was in the city last even ing looking for a man to work on his farm. J. W. Turner and J. J. Turner from Alvo were in the city today locking after some business at the court house. Andrew Thompson was looking af ter some business in the city last evening, coming from his hon.e at Cedar Creek. Meek Davis was in tiie city lost evening form Murray, looking after some business and returned home later in the evening. Mrs. Ed. Grassman of Louisville was a visitor in the city today com ing down to look after, some busi ness in the city and at the court house. Paul Roberts the lumberman from Cedar Creek, was looking after busi ness in Plattsmouth l3St evening, coming in with his car, and return ing home later in the evening. Frank Slavicek, returned last even ing from the funeral or a friend, Frank Radr. who recently died it a hospital in Omaha and was taken to Wahoo for interment a few days since. Ferdinand Ilennings a:id two daughters and Albert Meisingor, all from near Cedar Creek, were in the city this morning, coining in to look after some trading with the Platts mouth merchants. Mrs. Vincent Slatinsky returned last evening from Wahco, where she was to attend the funeral of Frark Rahr, who had been living on the farm owned by her father, and who died in Omaha a few days since. Fred Garner from south we-t of Murray was in the city last evening looking after some business and de parted for Omaha, where he also had some matters to attend to. returning later in the evening to his homo near Murray. Mrs. Sam Long of South Bend who has been visiting here for some time past, accompanied by Mrs. Monte Streight. spent yesterday at Red Oak, Iowa, at the home of Mr. aid Mrs. Thad Whitacre, returning last evening. J. A. Bower and daughter Hazel from Murdock were in the citv this morning looking after some business in the county court regarding the al lowance of the daughter Miss Hazel, of the estate -for school expenses by the administrator. Ezra Brown of the Masonic Home who some time since fell on the icj pavement and was compelled t . siuy in doors for six weeks, is out and anxious now for the time to come that he can get aut in the garden with the hoe and kill some weeds. Charles Cline who has been paint ing the new barn for Harry Todd, just f-outh of Murray finished his job and returned homo last evening. Af ter Charlie had gotten the contract completed the place showed that the touch of an artist had added much to its appearance. A. J. Stevens "of Lincoln, an ex pert on the Sandusky Tractor, arriv ed last evening, and is looking after the interests of the company, work ing with R. L. Propst, who is hand ling those tractors and the plow at tachment. - They will demonstrate the tractors and the plows in connec tion. M. M. Morrisey of Humboldt, who many years ago was in this city, be ing a conductor in the Burlington forty and more years ago, and also being engaged in the saloon business and who has been here for the p;st few days looking after some business with his brother Frank Morrisey, de parted this morning via Council Bluffs for Omaha. When living here years ago, M. M. Morrisoy and wife built the house near the Columbia school, where L. V. Copenhaver nuw resides. From Tliurstlay's Daily. Orie Davis of Murray was a visitor in the Plattsmouth tins afternoon and was transacting business at the court house. It. C." Applenian and wife from Alvo were visting in Plattsmouth for a while today, coming to look after some business. C. F. Reichart of Louisville was a business visitor in the city this morning and was looking after some things at the court house alsr. Ben Beckman from near Murray was a visitor in this city last even ing looking after some business aiid visiting with his many friends. Mrs. W. E Propst of near Murray was a passenger to Omaha this morn ing, where she will spend the day with friends and will also do some shopping. Mrs. Ralph Twiss, of Louisville and her mother Mrs. C. E. Berg'-en of Omaha were visiting wifli friends and looking after some business in the city. Harvey Shipley and wife who have for some time been giving dances at LaPIatte, will this evening give one for the benefit of the Red Cross of that place. S. R?.y Smith and wife were ovrr from their home near Weeping Water this morning, driving over in their car coming to look after some seed corn and other matters. Miss Pearle Sutton of Lal'latte was a visitor iu this city today and a guest of friends during the men ing, also doing some shopping here and returned to her home this afternoon. Mr. and Mrs. Will Kelly from near Cedar Creek were visiting with rela tives in the city today and doing some trading with the merchants, coming in with their car and return ing home at noon. Mrs. Clarora Alien of Nebawka. wlio a short tine ago purchased of Paul Stadleman, the property known as the Knopp place, has moved to this city and will mak her home with her two little girls here in the future. Miss Elizabeth Hall who is leach ing school at Charter Oak, Iowa, arrived home last evening and was met by her brother Isaac Hall wilh their car. taking her to their new home over the river. The mud hole on second street near the coal ofiice of C. G. Fri'-kc, which has been an eye sore for some time has passed away as the filling and grading of that thorougnfarc, has made an excellent street of it. J. G. Stark of Elmwnnl. wiv. a visitor in Plattsmouth this after noon, coming in from' Murdock, and here he had some business at t!i? court bouse and was accompanied by Mr. Toole and wife, they coming ever In a car. Chester Welsheirier yesterday on gaged with Ralph J. Haynie and will immediately begin working on the farm northwest of the cily. Mr. Welsheimer worked on a farm during the most portion of his life, but for the last six years has been engaged in the carpenter business. R. 1). Long, assistant genera! store keeper of fhe Burlington, and located at Chicago was a visitor in Platts mouth yesterday looking after seme Business for the Burlington and con ferine; with storekeeper E. S Hill and departed on the afternoon trpin for Lincoln, where he is also looking after the interests of the eomp-uiy. AMERICAN FLAG TO WAVE OVER 3JEFLIN. DECLARES M'ADCO El Paso. Tex., April 17. "There is not enough room in this prreat world for the German flag and the American flag and we are going to make the American flag fly over Berlin before we get. through," Sec retary William G. McAdoo told tiie railroad men of El Paso and he southwest at a mass meeting held upon his arrival here late tcd'ay. This was the first meeting of railropd men he has addressed since he left Wash :ngton on the present speaking tour in behalf ofthe third liberty loan. Secretary McAdoo .-poke to the railroad men in a rough hoard build ing erected here for a traveling evangelist. It was crowded with men from the shops and yard here, many going directly from work aid wearing their overall and jumpers. "The railroads must function ISO per cent for we are not employes of the railroad companies but of Untie Sam enlisted in the great legion of liberty." Secretary McAdoo said. He asked them not to become impatient because of the delay in the fixing of he new wage -schedule adding that if a raise was granted railroad men it would be retroactive and they would then be able to buy liberty bonds.- Journal WantAdi Pay I NEBRASKA TATE-HAIL INSURANCE OPPORTUNITY PROVirED TO GET PROTECTION OH GROWING CROPS IS PROVIDED. ASSESSORS TAKE APPLICATION Cost is i'Tot High len Collars aji Acre is the Maximum Earaage That Will be Paid. On accouut of many hisses over the state by reason of hail, the Ne braska legislature at it:; regular ses sion last spring parsed a law pro viding for tiie formation of a state bureau for the purpose of providing by the state an insurance on grow ing crops against damage by hail. This risk is to be carried by the state at the minimum of expense. The provisions of the law are such that the assessor, at the time of as sessing, shall take application of all farmers who desire to insure their gio.ving crops. The rates are made up according to a zone system, pro viding payments of 2" cents an acre in one zone, cents an acre in au othcr and 43 cents in the third. Tin zones comprise different parts of the state, the lines dividing the eastern, central and western parts with tip proximate north and south lines cut ting the state into thirds. In the western part where there is great er frequency of hail storms, the rate is i.atnrally highest. At the time of listing the property in his district for assessment, the r.r.oesoor, who is provided with Uk proper blanks, shall inquire of farm ers and land owners if they are.de sirious of taking out this insurance, and if they answer in the affirma tive they shall pay one-half cent an aero to the assessor for taking 'the aplication. In the application for insurance shall be stated the kind of grain, tbe amount in acre. of each kind in sured, and the location by ordinary land description. Thii insurance can be taken, if it has not been applied for through the assessor, up to and including the 21st day o: August. All hail insurance expires ou the 15th day of September each year. lender the terms of the law it the duty of the Board of . County Commissioners to appoint an Insur ance Adjuster for "their county at ikeir meeting in April each year, and should 4 hey neslect to do this, Ire Hail Insurance Commissioner of tho state will appoint s-id adjuster. The insurance adjuster snarl be paid i"r his services while acting in that ca pacity, $Z.(H per day, and for wit nesses or assistants, those serving in such degree shall receive ?2.00 per day for their services. Ten dollars an acre shall be the maximum paid under the terms of the law. and where the value of the crop is shown to be less, and the loss is total, the value ofthe crop only shall be paid. Where the loss is but partial, the percentage of loss shall lie paid, but in no case shall the sum exeved $10.00 per acre. Upon the application f the farm er arriving at the office of the coun ty clerk, he shall write the policy of insurance and mail same to the insured. He is permitted to receive applications for this insurance up to August 21st. The money for the premiums shall be deposit6d with the county treasurer. When losses oc cur thoy shall be pcid from the funds in the hands of the county treasur er, but only by. warrant from the state auditor. GERMANY'S NATIONAL DEBT IS ALARMING New York. April IS. Germany will have to observe the greatest economy for her national debt is now 124,000,000,000 marks and the hour of reckoning will come when thero will be wailing and gnashing of teeth on the part of the taxpayers: This reflection was made in the reichstag on March first by Count Arthur von Posadowsky-Wehner, for mer vice chancellor, according to the Colore Gatte, a copy of which has been received bore. The count, who is .not a member of any political party, said that whn he was at the head of the imperial treasury department the national debt was then 1.750,000,000 .nails and he had considered that amount as terribly high. FOR SALE. 4 room house. 4 acres, good barn, good orchard, good outbuildings. For further information call phone 36i2. 4-9-lwkd-twkly. ''SPEEDING THE HEN ACROSS.'.' With the American Army in France, April IS. Secretary Paker in a letter to the American expedi tionary force, made public here to day, premises to "speed up the trans port of the remainder of the great army, of which you are the van guard." "After a thorough inspect 'oil of the American forces," the letter said. I am returning to the United States' with fresh enthusiasm to speed up the transport of the remainder of the great army, of which you are the vanguard. - "What I have seen here gives me the comfortable assurance that plans for the effectiveness of our fighting forces andN welfare or our men have been marie broadl' and vigorou'ly executed. "The relations of our soldiers with tbe British and French are uniform ly cordial. The welcome of the civil population of France is met by our soldiers with chivalrous appreciation. In return we are building a great army for-the vindication of a great caue." General Pershing issued the fol lowing statement, in connection w;th the secretary's letter: Atidmg my own high apprecia tion of the splendid sp'rit of the army, your commander-in-chief wish es to impress the officers and men with a keen sense oi the serious oh ligations resting uoon them, while giving fresh assurances of my com plete confidence in your loyalty and courage and sincere devotion to duty." M GIVE HEfiFsY FORD CHARGE OF PLANE BUHDIN8 Washington, April IP. It was ru- moi-.d here today that Henry Ford might' be selected to handle aircraft production much in the same way that Chavles M. Schwab has been placed in charge of shipbuilding. Delay in the war program was se verely criticized in the senate M Senator McCumber, who defended the part taken by congress, and re cei:to'! receipt of many post card'; bearing the late Joseph H. Choate'c words, "For God's sake, hurry up. The delay is due to shameful fail ure of those appointed by the admin istration to speed up," said Mr. Mc cumber, asserting cemgress had per f.irmed its duty with unparalleled alacrity, generosity, appropriations, and unanimity of action. Naval aviation was characterized as a "dismal failure" by Represen tative Britten in the houso. Naval aviation muet be co-ordinated before it can be a success, he said. The house, be declared, . would be 'as ounded" to know how few acreditod pilots the navy department had on January 1. MR. STARKJOHSN COfES TO THE FROST Tells His Friends and Neighbors Of His Experience. Hvcry Plattsmouth resident should read what Mr. Starkjohan says, and follow his example. He has used Dean's Kidney Pills and speaks from experience. Is there any need to ex periment with imitations or' untried kidney medicines? Theo. Starkjohan, retired firmer, Bocust & Ninth' Sts., Plattsmouth, says: "For several years Doan's Kid nev Pills have been used in our fam ily for backache and kidney tiou; le and they have always proved to be all that is claimed for them. When my hack feels a little lame and my kidneys are not acting as they should, I take Doan's Kidney Pills i few days and they never fail to do me good. Doan's can't be equaled and anyone having kidney trouble should use them, for they are reliable." Price COc, at all dealers. Don't simply ask for a kidney remedy- get Dean's Kidney Pills the same that Mr. Starkjohan had. Foster Milburn Co., Mfgrs.. Buffalo, N. Y. ' RED CROSS BE2JTFIT. The ladies cf St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church will serve coffee, coffee cake and doughnuts Thursday afternoon and evening, April 2rih, 1918 at the home of Mrs. Wm. Hau ler. Admission 15c. Public invit ed. 4-20-ltdltwkly FOR RENT. Good house, barn and oulbnildingi. good garden snot" located six ini'c south of Plattsmouth. For rent by the month. Apply to Hex Youi g, PlattL-moiith R. r. D. GOOD SEED C0PN. Iowa Gold Mine. Extra good. 08 per cent test. At $3.00 per bushel J. E. Lancaster, Nchawka. Neb. 4tw "The Red Cross may bring him back to you." GUT MILLION." HERIGANS TO WIN THE WAR IT 13 ESTABLISHED THCLE SAM MOST PuT THAT NUIIEEH IN IN TWO YEAES. NEED LARGER APFfiOFFiljiTiCN Congress Will .be Asked to Increase Immediate Appropriate from Eight to Eleven Eiilicn WaLhingtoi:, April 19. The war department is planning to ask con gress for appropriations for 1,000, 000 more men that was contemplat ed in February for the fiscal year 1919. Supplemental estimates w"Lll be laid before the military commit tee of consrress in a few days. The bill at present carries about $S,900,- 000,0000 for an army of 1,600,000 men. By increasing the size to 2,000,000 men it is believed the ap propriations will run up to $10,000,- 000,000 or more. Representative Kahn. of Califor nia, a member of the military sf fairs committee, reiterated today hit: conviction that America murt put S, COO, 000 men on the battle fro.it if Gcrmanv is to be defeated. "My original estimate," said Mr. Kahn, "was 5,000,000. Thr.t was before the Russian debacle and 1 think it is generally admitted nov that mine was a conservative esti mate. But since the terrible down fall of Buss-da. I have believed that we would have to put in S. 000, 000 men. America will have to win the war. England cannot. Trance can not. The United States must. "We should be able to put S.000,- 000 men in the fight within two years. We must do it. Neither Ei-.n 'and nor France v. ill ever frurrcu Icr, certainly we shall not. and Ger many cannot afford to surrender. This is gning to bo a fight to a fin ish. "It will be p-irffcily possible to raise, equip and maintaiu , SO JO. 000 men. It must be made possible. We are beginning to make progress now The weekly conference of the mili tary affairs committee with the of ficers of the war council this morn ing indicated that some advance Is really being made." FLOW CF W0U17DED FE0K EIG EATTLE ALARKS GERMANS Washington, April IS. The great flow of wounded now passing through Flanders is viewed with alarm by the Germans, as related in an official dispatch from Amsterdam today. The towns of Courtrai, Bruges Ghent and other places have been transformed into military hospitals, the dispatch said, adding that at the front ar rangements are inadequate and the Red Cross service is not able to ful fill its task. Many wounded, it was said, are dying in Red Cross auto mobiles and wagons and in sanitary trains. Gaston Christcnseu and Hurl r.i :,gi were looking after some busings matters in Omaha this afternoon, leaving gone there on the afternoon train. Spring These smart new frocks of silk and seege show a number of exclusive styles in the season's new shades. Some feature the simple tailored straight skirts others e are pleated or draped. Fancy and House Dresses. Aprons, Kimonas, Waists, Underwear, Hosiery. Everything in Ready-to-Wear for the Ladies. j The Ladies' Toggery FRED P. BUSCH. Manager. GROW A WAR We handle all kinds of Onion Sets and Seed Potatoes! We will have a large line of Tomatoe, Sweet Potato and Cabbage Plants. YOUR OPPORTUN ITY iS NOW HEBE FALL IIT LINE AND TO ALL YOU CAIT FOR THE CAUSE OF HUKAOTTT KOW The local chapter of itel Cro:-s are starting their line drive on "Murdering Willie" and from this date uiitil the last of the firework:-. May 2, " and 41 h, we must help them move ammunition. Tbe Elks homo will be the scc-; of one big indoor fair, ami a fair for fair it shall be. You will toon lie called upon by the solicitors and you're .in Dutch if you don't conio across. The people of this section have given freely to Liberty Loans, Thrift Stamps, etc., but you can help out the splendid work of the Sie:l Cro?s by being big on this fair proposition. Just get op a list of tilings you can Rive iT you haven't a pig--norhaf-3 you can Flea! one of yo-ir neighbor, or a horse or calf, or pos sibly you can. tap a hen roost any thing that is worth having, that will jell bring it along. It will bring in the rocks for the cau.-e and af ford a lot of fun at the "sale." A Tew quarts of Bourbon would no doubt sell in th's locality of duty roads and throats. There will b music, dancing, games (pinochle 2011 and shell), beauty contests, pirk pocke'ts and a baby contest. The latter ought to be a "comer-' in this town if we can't get all the litib. fellows in the Club rooms, we'll .net Mayor Schneider's permission to u-i he two new paved avenues so be gin to polish up the kid's ears and bring them hll along. There will be a lot of booths to fillfancy work, fruit, vegetables, candy and cats. live stock. dead stock, stocks and Liberty '.onds. bums, buns and bon b " .. I get busy with your list of '"orations. Don't forget the datei May 2. : and 4th, at the Elks home open to every one preferably to 1 1i who have money and are Kinking for bargains. Help make it tbe biggest legitimate -graft proposition that has been sliced in these parts. Every cent goes to Red Cross. FOR SALE No. 1 Timothy and Clover Day. Call riione No. 2114. Murra' Ex change. A. F. Nickels. 4-lS-tfwkly XT3 resses fF22 PF53 fph 2E3 S2J fasS E23J HATT'S decidedly new and striking DelightfuC effective style?, thai bring out the welcome fashion lir.es of Spring, yet carry the dignity and refinement so admired by particular dressers. Special prices this week.