The Plattsmouth journal. (Plattsmouth, Nebraska) 1901-current, April 27, 1922, Page PAGE THREE, Image 3
THURSDAY. APRIL 27, 1922. PLATTSMOUTH SSMI - WETXTT JOUSHA1 PAGE TTTTITT4 Union Department Prepared Exclusively for The Journal. Mr. Hallis Banning was spending last Sunday at the home of W. F. Moore east of Murray. Misses Lelia and Hattie Taylor and Miss Eaton were guests at the home of Mrs. W. A. Taylor last Sat urday. Atty. A. L. Tidd of Tlattsmouth was a visitor and was looking after Rome legal business in Union last Monday. George Lindsay liTing west of Union was looking after some busi ness matters in Platte?mouth on last "Wednesday. . Verner Lundberg of Nehawka was a visitor in Union last Monday com ing over to look after some business matters for the day. Miss Gladys Hall, one of the teachers of the Union schools was a visitor at her home in Platts mouth for over Sunday making the trip via the bus line. That is Our B usiness! Sure it is our business to please the trade, and to do this we are doing the very best work. Auto supplies also standard and always the best. We are here to succeed, and we can do it only by giving the best of service in every instance. A. R. The Auto Man DOWLE Union, Neb. Place Your Orders Early! FOR TOMATO AND SWEET POTATO PLANTS Lynn Arbor Herd! Pure Bred Chester White Swine The home of "BIG JIM," winner in three contests. In 1921 he won two firsts and also Junior champion. Service Fee Reasonable Come and See Him We have a few outstanding fall boars for sale. Tell us what you want. JOSEPH LEDGETT, Union, Nebraska Goods You Can Afford to Buy! Spring is here and we have received an excellent line of ginghams and trimmings. Organdies which look and make up lovely, with an elegant line of oxfords for ladies. Come in and see our recent receipts. Flour, Groceries, Shoes, Work Clothes and Har ness. See the prices quoted below others just as low in price and high in value. Gallon peaches, per can 63c Two cans corn for 25c Pure strawberry jam 25c Alaska salmon, 15c; 2 for 25c The Real Service Store Li. UNION 9 NEBRASKA The World Wide Guild Girls of the Baptist Sunday school met last Saturday at the parsonage and en joyeda fery nice meeting. Messrs. G. M. Holcomb and David Sampson of Plattsmouth were in Un ion last Tuesday looking after some business matters for the day. Mr. and Mrs. E. W. Keedy were spending the Sunday at the home of relatives and friends in Omaha, making the trip in their ear. Luther Meade was a visitor for a short time last Monday morning in Nebraska City where he went to look after some business matters. Mrs. Sarah Campbell of Murray made a short visit last Thursday at the home of her niece Miss Elsie Taylor and with other relatives in Union. Rev. and Mrs. W. A. Taylor were guests at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. M. Chase of Omaha last week, Mr. Chase being a brother of Mr. Taylor. Dr. E. S. Furay was a visitor in Omaha on Tuesday of this week, fo ing to attend the Medical association meeting which is convening there this week. Mr. and Mrs. J. C. Hansel enter tained at their home north of Uni-n last Sunday Mr. and Mrs. L. F. Fitch for the day and dinner and a very pleasant time was had. A. II. Austin is making some re ready for occupancy and when he has completed the alterations and changes will make an excellent home for Mr. Austin. Henry Knabe of near Nehawka was a vir-itor in Uniou last Monday for a short time where he changed cars for Plattsmouth where he h-.sd some business to look after. A. W. Fropst of the firm of Prop?t and Burhee, traded a car for an ex cellent span of horses near Nehawka and had them sold at the commun ity sale at Nebraska City last Sat urday. Miss Elsie Taylor visited last week for a portion of the week with her aunt Mrs. A. A. Johnson of Weep ing Water and also with Mrs. Mary Taylor and daughter Miss Rachel of University Place. Mrs. Charles Garrison who has been the teacher of the Young Peo ples' class at the Daptist Sunday school was elected for the coming year at a meeting which was held on last Wednesday. Albert Hathaway has rented the Stottler homestead and will move there as soon as the son. Eernrr'l, who has been very sick is well en ough so he can be moved. However. Bernard is getting along nicely but not as yet quite well. Mr. and Mrs. Wm., Craig, .who have been at Rose'i" for some time called there by the illness of a grand son, who was seriously ill and a son of Mr. and Mrs. Geo. Berdette, re turned home the first of last week. The ladies of the Baptist church will give an all-day quilting at the basemcntof the church and will alo serve a supper for which they will charge 25c. All are invited to be in attendance at this pleasant gather ing. A letter from L. R. Upton who is at Excelsior Springs. Mo., where he is receiving treatment for rheu matism, is to the effect that he is receiving good results from the treatment and that he is feeling better. F. H. McCarthy is having some interior decorating in the shape of papering and painting as well as varnishine: at his home which will greatly add to the appearance of his already beautiful residence. Mr. E. Merritt is doing the work. At the Baptist church the coming Sunday there will be services all day the regular order prevailing except in the evening when the chorus of the church will 'furnish some excel lent music instead of the regular C The Fordson Tractor F. O. B. Detroit f ? .: -5 J . ' i- ii." . r 4 . r: v. "r -v.": .-r.'- .-. You Have io EaS! Remember we are carrying in stock fresh meats of all kinds and fresh ever7 day. "Bob" Caps for men and boys, just the proper thing. Ladies' Spring Hats, the latest styles at a great saving. Fresh Groceries and Canned Goods of all varities. BEST SERVICE! R. D. STiNE, Union, Nebraska preaching servires. The offering will used in the church. 'Miss Jessie ToJd entertained at her home last Sunday Mr. and Mrs. George E. Sheldon of Nehawka and their little daughter and Mr. and Mrs. L. G. Todd and family and Mr. W. H. Porter and daughter. Miss Leatha. for the daj- and for dinner, all saving a most excellent time. Ray Frans. administrator of the Gruber estate, was a vi-itor in Platts mouth last Monday, where he was looking after some business matters in the county court pertaining to the settlement of the estate. While he was away, Mr. W. H. Marks was looking after the business at the lumber yard. Last Wednesday Dan Lynn, the administrator of the estate of the late J. B. Reeves, with appraisers W. II. Porter and R. D. Stine. and accompanied by Attorney C. L. Graves as their mascot drove out and made the appraisement and later in order to get their full value for the ride went to Nebraska City where they got the amount of the real es tate held in Otoe county. Mrs. Ollie Seales of Elwood who has been here visiting at the home of her sister, Mrs. E. J. Mougay, for the past two weeks was taken very ill a few days since and is being cared for by her sister. A daughter from the western part of the state has been called to assist in her care. The best of medical attention has been given the lady and every thing possible in the way c.f nursing and care. It is hoped she may soon be able to be about again. Eed Polled Buir For Sale I have r.n excellent Red Polled bull for sale. THOMAS M'QUINN. Gave Free Show Last Evening- The county agent L. R. Snipes gave the citizens of Union and vi cinity a free show last Wednesday pvpnirc. nerta ininsr to the handliner. cure of diseases and care of hogs and the raising of teem. Mrs. Braner Very Sick Mrs. P. F. Braner, who has been very ill for the past nearly a week, was last Monday afternoon taken to Omaha on the train where she was tiiken to a hospital for treatment. Per phy?ician. Dr. Brendel, of Mur ray, called into consultation Dr. Durraedy of Omaha and after going over her case which was very critical, they concluded it would be best to take her to the hospital for treat ment. Her many friends here are desirious that she may soon reeoved from her illness and be able to re turn to her home. Missouri River Taking Land The Missouri river, which has been at flood stage for some time past, and is just ai this time subsiding slightly, is cutting into the Nebras ka side at what is known as Sciota Bottoms and is taking considerable of good rich soil from Cass county. Many of the old time residents are apprehensive that the river will take a considerable mere of the land than has as yet been cut away. Nothing seemingly can be done to prevent this wasting away of the land at this point. The Farmers Will Meet This Saturday at the Modern Woodman hall there will be a meet ing of the members of the Farmers Union members and their friends, which will be under the management of the Farmers Union local, and at which time they will with their fami lies have a most excellent time, as they wiH meet for that purpose, and will have something good to eat. They will be entertained with a short but worthy program. An op portunity for the paying of the dues for the coming year will thus be pro vided as well. Come, get some good eats and ice cream and have a good time. :4' A good team will cost you as much, and you will have to feed them twelve months. You can do anything with a Fordson that you can do with a team plow corn, or any kind of cultivation; and many things which a team cannot do. Ask us for demonstration. You won't have to await shipment. Props! & Burbee, Union, - Nebraska r i Held Interesting Meeting j Le.st Thursday afternoon the mem bers of the Woman's Home Mission ary society met at the home of Miss '.TesMe Todd, where they worked for the afternoon on sewing carpet rags ' for a carpet for the Mother's Jewell home which is located at York. Fol lowing a short business session was ,held, which was conducted by Mrs. J. D. Cross and a short program, which in the absence of Miss Elsie Taylor, who had been selected at the leader of the occasion, Mrs. J. C. Hansel acted in. the capacity. The subject for the afternoon was the "Opening of the Mite Boxes" and a tidy sum was realized in this way for the ladies' work. The next meet ing will be at the home of Mrs. L. G. Todd. W. C. T. U. Will Meet The Woman's Christian Temperan ce Union will meet at the home of Mrs. J. D. Cross on Tuesday, May 2. at which time Mrs. G. S. Upton will be the leader of the program and dis cussion will be hal, the subject being "Women in Industry" and an excel lent time is anticipated and all mem bers are urged to be in attendance. Sewiiig Class to Meet Friday The sewing class of the Agricultur al college extension work will meet on Friday of this week with Mrs. W. B. Banning, in the afternoon. All those who attended the meeting held but a short time since at the home of Miss Jessie Todd and who receiv ed the circulars sent, will please re member to be present and bring your samples to the meeting. All who have had dress forms made and who are interested in short cuts in sew ing are especially Invited to be pres ent at this meeting. Booze and Gas Bad Mixture Last Saturday evening two men, one from Nebraska City named A. N. Danley, aged about sixty years, and his son. John Danley, of Omaha, aged about 28. came from Omaha going to Nebraska City on a motor cycle and a side car. They left here about 8:30 and at 11:30 that evening were found on the road near the home of Frank Glaublitz, with the motorcycle com pletely wrecked, the elder man un conscious and the younger one in a d."zed condition. Mr. Exa Frans, who found them questioned the younger man who seemed to know but little and could answer but vaguely the questions put to him. Mr. Frans then found the elder man unconscious and reported his condi tion to Dr. E. S. Furay who brousrht them to Union and found the elder man had a contusion across his fore head of some four inches, a bone in his right arm broken about three inches from the shoulder, and both bones broken at the right wrist. He gave them medical attention and took them to Nebraska City, their desti nation, they both being found under; the influence of liquor. With Dr. Wilson they were cared for and taken to the home of the elder maji at Nebraska City. Newman. Cb; Herold, cf; Mason, p and If; McCarthy, p and If; Connor, 2b. In Much Demand The Rev. George E. Warren, pas tor of the Methodist church, and who by the way is a very pleasant speaker, is being crowded with re quests to make commencement day addresses, having just at this time some fifteen requests for his services in this respect. He will not be able to fill all the positions but will give his time to those who have made re quests in order as they have come. An Excellent Ball Game The Wolff's Colts, by which appel lation the Plattsmouth base ball ag gregation is known, were down for a friendly visit last Sunday and had an excellent game with the Union team. Those who came for a good game were well satisfied with the game, it being a good one and one in which harmony prevailed. The results were ten runs for the Plattsmouth team and seven for the home team. The line-un was as follows: UNION Davis, cf; Hathaway, c; Surface, lb; Hoback. 3b; Eaton, ss; Wolfe, lb; Hopkins, p; Pearsley, If; Anderson and Meade, rf. PLATTSMOUTH Gradoville, c ; O'Donnell, lb; Sandy, ss; Nelson, rf; School Notes The General History class has be gun the study of the World war. Miss Ellis and her pupils enjoyed a flower hunt last Friday afternoon. Elza Taylor entertained the High school students on Tuesday morning with his accordian. Fire drill was held Wednesday of last week. It took less than one min ute for all to leave the building. The Seniors have made their choice as to the invitations for Com mencement. They expect to order soon. Short exercises, consisting of songs, readings and a talk on "Trees" by Mr. Banning, were held on Friday morning in observance of Arbor day. Miss Hollister and Marie Leach will go to Sioux City on Thursday, where Marie as one of Cass county's two representatives will take part in a spelling contest. To glance over the list of names charged with books from our circu lating library would convince anyone of their use. Thirty-one books were loaned out on Monday. Rev. George B. Warren, of Uni versity Place will give the address Commencement day. May 19, 1922, and Rev. Samuel Miller will deliver the baccalaureate sermon on Sunday evening. May 14th. Wednesday, April 26lh was observ ed as Patron's day. All who came were given an opportunity to see some of the work done by the pupils of the Union public schools. In ad dition there was a demonstration in the domestic science room following the program, given in connection with the work of the Hot Lunch club which has been functioning success fully for some time. Grades for the county eighth grade examinations taken some time ago were received this week. Some of the pupils were glad while others were disappointed. The following passed, that is they had no grade be low sixty and an average of at least seventy-five: Alice Armstrong, Har riet Cheney, Zola Eaton. Elmer Fahr lander, Eugene Moore. George Stine and Sara Upton. Of these Sarah Up ton, whose age is eleven years made the highest average, eighty-nine. Those who failed have another trial the first week of May. Afterward she took special work la the Cincinnati College of Music un der Dr. Nicholas Elsenheimer; The ory of Music under John Brockhoren. Arrangements for lessons may be made by calling telephone No. 81, making appointment at studio or at the home of Mr. Mont Robb. MAY RED BOOK Tie new May Red Books are now en sale at the Journal office. Call and secure your copy at once. The new Hearst's, Motion Picture, Pho toplay and Classics are also here. Blank Books at the Journal Office. Two Celebrated Jacks v ... '!.. .. 'i f--.r-r.-r J v a;- z i Opens a Studio in Union Miss Carolen A. Walbridge, teach er of piano, has opened a studio in Union at the home of Miss Jessie Todd, southeast entrance. Miss Walbridge has been a success ful teacher in the Conservatory of Music, South Bend. Indiana, for many years, but wishing to be with relatives and have a change of cli mate, has decided to make Union her home. Miss Walbridge studied in the Chicago Musical college un der Dr. Zeigfield and Louis Falk. 1 i i 1. mi W.J ) p ' Jp j- s,,. PrijiG ofjlogles Creek and J A EC EE Pride of Hogles Creek is a Jet black Mammoth Jack with white points, two years old. lAVz hands high and will weigh COO pounds. He is duly registered in the Standard Jack and Jennet Book of America, and his number is 2.r,C84. Jake is a jet black Jack, 4 years old. stands 15 hands high, and will weigh 8S0 pounds. He is registered In the Standard Registry of America. He is sired by English Boy. No. 3731; his dam is Emma Hoard, 18109. He is an excellent foal getter. These two Jacks will make the season of 1922 at my home on the old Keel farm, just south of the Union school house, every day in the week except Sunday. Terms will be $10 for both jacks to Insure colt to stand and such. When parties dis pose of mares or remove from local ity service fee becomes due and must be paid immediately. 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