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PiATTSMOTTl SI4ti7EEKLt JOIT&NAl"
Monday, octop.ep. 24, 1933.
Fiom Thursday's Dally
Miss Phvllls Kinsel of Omaha is
vtsting here with her sisters, Jeanne
and Ada Jayne Kinsel.
Edward Hadraba. of Sherman,
Texas, is here to en enjoy a visit with
his father, Joseph F. Hadraba and
his siller. Miss Frances, as well as
the old school friend3.
From Thursday's Daily
Enjoy Pheasant Supper
Mr. and Mrs. Fred Michael of
Waterloo, Iowa were guests here at
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Frank
Gobelman last night. They enjoyed
a delicious pheasant dinner pre
pared by Mrs. Gobelman and stayed
over night, leaving this morning for
Chicago, Illinois. , Mr. Michael is " a
fellow-painter of Mr. Gobelman, be
ing a large contracter in Waterloo.
Home Makers Club
The 11. M. Extension club met yes
terday at the home of Mrs. J. G. Mc
Maken. Mrs. Fay McClintock was
the associate hostess. A very inter
esting lesson was given on the sub
ject "Livable Homes" Plans were
made for the year's work. Delicious
refreshments were served.
Mrs. C. F. Kelley was honor guest
STEAK, tender, juicy, lb.19
Itonntl, Sirloin or T-none
HAMBURGER, 2 lbs. 25
Krrwhlr Ground Href Cut
Choice Center Cuts, lb. -25
End Cuts, lb 19
BEEF HEARTS, lb.Jl 10fc
Vnaor, TVndcr '
FRAHKFURTS, lb. 15
Lar;e. J airy
KRAUT, in Bulk, lb.. 5
w, Crli ln.W Park
Sliced or Piece, 2 lbs 2St
BACON SQUARES, lb. .17
SALMON or SABLE FISH,
(Sliced or Piece), 2 lbs. .25
WHITING FISH, 2 lbs.15i
SS6 for 25c
GRAPES, fey. Tokays, lb. 50
California Hed Flame
ORANGES, large Juicy Calif.
Sl'XKIST VAE.ES CI A 9
Medium Size, doz 19
Large Size, doz 250
CABBAGE, Holland Seed
Exeellent for Krant
Fresh Solid, lb. 20
50-lb. Bag 590
CELERY, ext. lge. stalklO0
Tender Washington. Well
YAMS, US No. 1, 4 lbs.190
Iouilaaa Porto Itieaa
GRAPEFRUIT, 6 for 230
I. a re Size Texan .Marwn
CAULIFLOWER, lb 7y2
No. 2 Can.
Fine Granulated Beet
Puts Magic in Your
241b., 690; 48-lb.iL"
Ad for Plattsmouth Tuesday
and Wednes., Oct. 25-28
at a very pleasing "Stork Shower"
Wednesday afternoon. Mrs. Carol
Boyd was hostess, the affair being
held at the Boyd home in the Her
old Apartments. Seven ladies, besides
the hostess and the guest of honor
were present, Mesdames Edward
Rosen, Homer Lutes, Carl Keil, Darel
Ashbaugh, Sam . Am, Jr., Millard
Bachman and Earl Meisinger.
Bingo was played, with Mrs. Mei
singer winning and Mrs. Am receiv
ing the consolation prize. Mrs. Kel
ley received useful gifts, and all en
joyed the delicious luncheon served
by the hostess before the time of
or their departure.
Wednesday afternoon a number
of little folks were entertained at
the home of Mr. and Mrs. Ralph Hilt,
the occasion being the second birth
day of Jacqueline Hilt, the daugh
ter. Mrs. Hilt had invited a number
of the mothers and little girls whose
anniversaries fell in October, to join
in the event. A fine birthday cake
with its candles was one of the fea
tures of the luncheon. Those who
enjoyed the event were Mrs. Fay
Spidell and Anita. Mrs. Anton Hula
and Joan. Mrs- Frank Strough and
Shirley, Mrs. C. M. Manners, Norma
Spidell, Gerry Lee and Kenneth Hilt.
Presbyterian Circles Meet
The Presbyterian circles met yes
terday afternoon as follows:
Circle No. 1 was entertained at
the home of Mrs. Phillip Hirz with
Mrs. Cral Keil. Mrs. Warren Schar
fenberg and Mrs. C A. Johnson as
associate hostesses. There were 15
members and two visitors present.
The usual business meeting was held
and delicious refreshments served
by the hostesses.
Mrs. Richard Beverage entertain
ed Circle No. 2 it her home yester
day with Mrs. W. Ferris. Mrs. Elmer
Trltsch and Miss Nellie Gorder as
sisting. Plans were made for com
ing functions. Miss Carrie Baird
gave the missionary lesson.
Miss Margaret Iverson gave . a
book review which was very much
enjoyed. The hostesses then served
Circle No. 3 rat with Mrs. Wil
liam Schmidtman, Jr., yesterday. Mrs.
Floyd Becker was assistant hostess.
The regular business meeting was
held. There were sixteen members
of the circle present. Delicious re
freshments were served by the hos
tesses. ..... .
Circle No. 4 met at the home of
Mrs. Virgil Perry. Miss Olive Jones
and Miss Anna Heisel were associate
hostesses. The business meeting was
held and plans made. There were
fourteen members present. Mrs.
Shopp had the missionary program.
Refreshments were served.
Mrs. Glenn Vallery entertained
Circle No. 5 with Mrs. D. S. Sumner
and Mrs. Lillian Livingston as as
sistant hostesses. There were 18
members and six visitors present.
The Rhythm Band from Miss Mar
garet Bauer's class at the Winter
steen school, gave a number for the
program and Miss Elizabeth Ann
Wiles gave a reading "Home." The
hostesses served delicious refresh
From Friday's Dally
Honor Stephen Devoe
Mrs. L. S. Devoe entertained Bill
Knorr and Corbln Davis at dinner
last evening In honor of Stephen De
voe's sixteenth birthday.
Catholic Circles Meet
The circles of the St. John's Altar
society met on Wednesday afternoon
with well attended groups and much
interest shown in the discussion of
Democrat First District
A record of constant and faith- -
ful service to all of the people
of this district.
His experience makes him more
valuable than any new man
An actual dirt farmer himself, he
knows Nebraska farm problems
as only a farmer can know
Congressman Luckey knows that
Nebraska prosperity depends on
farm prosperity. He will con
, tinue to work for the farmer.
HIENRV C. LUCC1EY
plans for future events "as well as
tho preparation of quilts.
Circle No. 1 met at the home of
Mrs. W. N. Brink on west Rock street
and with Mesdames Smith, Gould and
George Downs as hostesses. There
were twenty-one members and four
Circle No. 2
was entertained at
the church club rooms with Mrs.
Frank M. Bestor. Mrs. Robert Bestor
and Mrs. F. R. Molak as hostesses.
Eighteen were In attendance.
Circle No. 3 met with' Mrs. JohnjMrS. Edgar Newton had charge of
M. Meisinger, who was assisted by
Mrs. Cyril Kalina. Twelve members
and four guests were present.
Pinochle Club Meets
Mary Holy entertained the pin-
ochle club last night. Mrs. Edgar
Newton won the first prize and Lor
raine Ulrica' won second.
Enjoy Church Dinner
Thursday the members of the ses
sion of the First Presbyterian church
with their ladies, enjoyed a delight
ful fried chicken dinner at the
church parlors. The dinner was very
much appreciated and at the close a
business session of the official .ses
sion was held. Mr. L. O. Minor gave
a report of the proceedings of the
Falls City Presbytery.
Entertains for Friends
Miss Dora Fricke is entertaining at
dinner and for the evening. Mrs- A.
W. Meyer and daughter, Dorothy, of
Watertown, Wisconsin, Ernest Wig -
genhorn and Mrs. Ada Lansing of
Two Square Club
, . . x. -I
Mrs. Jchn Bergman and with a most
delightful afternoon of bridge enjoy
ed. The first honors were won by
Mrs. Cyril Kalina and the second by
Mrs. W. A. Swatek. The hostess
served dainty refreshments.
Murray Study "Club
The Murray Study club met yes
terday afternoon at the home of Mrs.
George Park in Murray. The regular
noon-day covered dish lilncheon was
enjoyed after which the meeting was
called to order by the president, Mrs.
The devotions, were led by Mrs.
Park and the flag salute was led by
Mrs. Long. The group went on
record as 100 per cent opposed to
the legalizing of slot machines In
Nebraska. . " ,
The program was presided over by
Mrs. Tyson, who presented Jane Boe-
deker, recently returned from Paris,
France. Miss Boedeker gave a very
interesting talk on her travels over
Europe and England during the past
The next meeting will be held at
the home of Mrs. Guy Wiles and
will be held at 1:30 instead of 12:30
as usual. .
Neighborhood Club Meets
The Neighborhood club met last!
evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. I
Elmer Lohnes and there wore four I
tables to enjoy pinochle. Mrs. R. J.
Larson and L. W. NIel were winners
of first and Mrs. J. F. Wolf and Mr. I
Wolff, that of the second honors.
Delta Deck Club
The Delta Deck club was enter
tained last night at the home of Mrs.
Janet McMaken In Omaha. Hal
lowe'en decorations were used. Laura
Meisinger won the first prize, Mrs.
L. W. Egenberger second and Ma
thilda Soennichsen third.
M. E. Circles Meet
The Gleaners Circle of the Meth
odist Church was entertained yester-
- day at the home, of Mrs. J. Howard
Davis. There were 28 ladies present
a number of them guests.' Mrs. Sut-
ton told of the Romance of Sampson:
a part of the study for the year on
the Romances of the Bible. The busi-
ness meeting wa3 held and delicious
refreshments served" b the hostesses.
The Naomi Circle met yesterday
I jn the church parlors with Mrs. J. T
j Leyda and Mrs. Robert Fitch Sr., as
I hostesses. Nineteen, members and twe
I visitors were present' at the meeting.
the devotions. Mrs. E. W. Thimgan
I gave a very interesting talk on the
book of Jonah. The hostesses served
I Mrs. G. O. Schwenneker entertained
the Dorcas Circle vesterday with Mrs.
j Edgar Glaze, Mrs. Milo Farney and
Mrs. Ed Trively as associate host
esses. The meeting was taken up with
discussions of business of the circle.
Delicious refreshments were served
by the hostesses. i '
BONES INDICATE 1,000-
YEAR-OLD 'NEBRASKA MAN
LINCOLN (UP) A new type of
ancient Nebraskan characterized by
a long, narrow skull has been dis-
covered by Dr. Earl H. Bell, assistant
professor of antlfropology at the Uni
versity of Nebraska.
The discovery was made during ex-
cavations conducted near Ponca.
Stanton and O'Neill in northeastern
Nebraska. Dr. Bell estimates that
tne race believed to be represen-
Natives of the Woodland culture, lived
in the area nerhana a thousand veara
New information uncovered by a
summer's digging proves definitely
the anthropologist asserted that Ne-
braska is the farthest west these an
cient people have been found. He
believes this culture Is related to
the Oneota, which is found from
western Wisconsin through north
ern and central Iowa.
"The tribes near Stanton had
stone, copper and iron arrow points
in addition to copper vessels," Dr.
Bell said- "Glass beads and flasks.
found in abundance, clearly indicated
either direct or Indirect contact with
Dr. Bell intimated that the Wood
land tribes might .have been canni
balistic. Bones excavated near Ponca
from a large pit house were split and
mutilated., indicating the marrow.
which Bell said was a choice delicacy.
bad been extrac(eq
DAKOTA COUNTY JAIL
DAKOTA CITY, Neb.. Oct. 21 (UP)
Two prisoners chiseled their way
through a brick ,wall and escaped
from Dakota county jail early today.
Sheriff Frank Matz reported
One of the men, who gave his name
as Ed Manley. 31, of Seattle, Wash
ington, had. been, shot through the
calf r tue leg VfJ1 ne attempted to
escape after Deing detected trying
to break into a liquor store at Hub-
bard. Nebraska late Sunday, the
sheriff said. . The other man Is
George Corbet, 31, who claimed to
be from Arizona
Sheriff Matz said he . believed the
men escaped through Sioux City into
HITLER TELLS OF TRIUMPHS
KRUMAU, Sudeten;aud, Oct. 20
(UP) Adolf Hitler told a cheering
crowd In the market square today
that Germany in 1938 "reconquered
approximately 10,000.000 persons
and more than 38,000 square miles
of territory without drawing the
Hitler thanked the Sudetens for
their loyalty and reviewed German
troops in ' the square. Thousands of
persons greeted him.
FIND POLICEMEN GUILTY
BUFFALO, N Y., Oct. 20 (UP)
A former policeman was found guilty
of bribery, taking unlawful fees and
conspiracy, and foor of his fellow
officers were convicted of conspir
acy by a supreme court jary early
today. Their lawyers said they
would appeal. John J. McCarthy,
former assistant detective chief, was
found guilty of all three crimes the
first two of them felonies as
UaV I H3VG Yfl r I nVfl hUnnorif eso3eeex5oeBej
j m m mwrn w p wm w j wmm w
Candidate for Legislature
Third District Sarpy and Cass Counties
Crash of Farm Prices Stalls Eco
' nomic Recovery Explains
WARSAW (UP) The good bar-
vest this year, oddly enough,. Is the
one factor which dims anotherwise
pleasing pictureof Poland's economic
recovery since 1935.
In erplaining this unusual situ
ation, it is pointed out that the abun
dant crops will result in low prices
to farmers tand, in turn, they will
have lower purchasing power as
far as the cities are concerned.
' One of the most serious questions
facing the government today is that
of lowered agricultural prices. Farm
ing supports about 70 per cenf of
the population and a decrease in the
purchasing power of this number will
seriously affect urban buying.
The great economic crisis lasted
longer in Poland than In other coun
tries, improvement beginning in
Polish agriculture only toward the
end of 1935. And for such an agri
cultural nation the position of agri
culture is decisive. Following the
improvement, at the beginning of
1936, came the large-scale invest
ment program for Polish industry
designed by the present vice pre
mier and finance minister, Eugenlusz
Industrial Rise Began
"The industrialization of Poland"
became a slogan. Extension of Polish
armaments and concentration of this
Industry in a "security triangle" in
the center of the country contributed
considerably to the industrial rise of
Final recovery from the drastic
effects of the long crisis came for
Poland with the rise in agricultural
prices on the world market, the de
velopment of exports of farm prod
ucts eggs, meat, butter and bacon
and the French armaments loan of
Currency control, in addition
saved the previously dwindling gold
reserves of the Bank of Poland.
According to the latest reports the
number of unemployed in Poland has
declined more than 60 per cent since
1936 to about 300.000 in a total
population of about 34,000,000.
Investments Rise Sharply
In his last speech Vice Premier
Kwiatowski estimated that produc
tion of Polish industry in the first
half of 1938 exceeded that of the
same period in 1937 by about 8 per
cent. "Investments in industry for
1938 are 48 per cent ahead of 1937
a record figure.
Now unfortunately the world price
for agricultural products has fallen
heavily as a result of an unusually
bounteous harvest in Poland, Canada;
the Argentine, and other wheat ad
rye exporting countries. The re
sult of the Polish harvest has not
been announced, but it is known that
it far exceeds the needs of the do
mestic market and that a heavy over
supply will glut on the domestic
market. The price of the chief prod
uct of Poland agriculture, rye, has
fallen to $22.60 for 100 killograms
A year ago this price was about $42,
and even in the worst crisis of 1932
and 1933 it was not recorded below
State aid for rye products, credits,
export bounties and so on may im
prove the situation. Large purchases
for military reserves also should re
lleve the market. But up to the pres
ent prices have not risen.
POTTASH AND PERLMUTTER
SIDE BY SIDE IN CLASS
STATE COLLEGE. Pa. (UP)
Pottash and Perlmutter sit side by
side in Penn State College's botany
Both students are freshment. Both
are enroueu in me curriculum iu
agricultural and biological chemis
try. Both are residents of Philadel
Pottash is Miss Fredlyn Harriet
Pottash. Perlmutter is Irving M.
Neither had seen the other until
alphabetical coincidence seated them
side by side in the classroom.
.!:mbcr of 1935-37 Sessions
RETURNS FROM WEST
Miss Dora Fricke, who has been
enjoying the pleasures of the south
California coast for the past several
weeks, is back home after a most
The sojourn in California afforded
Miss Fricke the opportunity to visit
with a large number of the former
residents of this community and who
are now living in the Los Angeles
area. Miss Fricke was at the Cass
county picnic and there found the
greatest gathering of the old time
friends and where many pleasant
moments were spent in visiting with
While on the west coast Miss
Fricke was a guest of her Brother
Dr. Albert Fricke and family at Los
Angeles, Mrs. A. E. Cass and family
at Long Beach and Mrs. Lucille aGss
Marvin at San Diego.
While the trip was very pleasant
Miss Fricke states that it was a
treat to be back to Nebraska and
home, especially in the glorious fall
days that we are now experiencing
VISITING IN CITY
From ThurHday Dally
Mr. and Mrs. Edward Mullen, of
Los Angeles, who have been at Chi
cago on some business matters, ar
rived in the city this afternoon for
visit with Mr. Mullen's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Frank Mullen. They
are planning on a visit here and then
on their way home to go by way of
Galveston, Texas, to visit with Mr.
and Mrs. Emmett Mulen. Mrs. Frank
Mullen may accompany the son and
wife as far as Galveston for a short
CHANGE IN OPERATORS
Two changes have been made in
operators on the Burlington with
Frank Barkus of this city being as
signed to work at Prague, Nebraska,
while his successor at the Burling
ton tower at Oreapolis will be George
Tries of Omaha. The men have been
working at their positions for some
time but the change has now been
MYNARD COMMUNITY CLUB
The October meeting of the My
nard ' Community club has been
changed to Tuesday evening, October
25th at 8 o'clock, in order to secure
the services of Newton W. Gaines of
Lincoln and J. M. Quackenbush, of
Weeping Water, County agent. There
will be special music, vocal numbers
by Mrs. Gaines. The public is in
HERE FROM OMAHA
Mrs. Il.t F. Hendricks, of Omaha
was here for a few hours Thursday
visiting with her son ami daughter-
in-law, Mr. and Mrs. Vern Hendricks
and the old time friends. ' While here
she called at the Journal to renw
her subscription. She returned In
the evening to Omaha.
The Plattsmouth representatives
at the State Firemen's convention at
Fremont, Dr. O. Sandln. chief; Clem
ent Woster, secretary and Carl Ofe,
second assistant chief, have returned
from the meeting.
They report a fine convention and
that the firemen will gather at Kear
ney in 1939.
Mrs. W. H. Seybert, who has not
been well for the past few weeks
and has been confined to her home
in the Fricke apartments, is reported
as being somewhat improved. Mrs.
Ruth Thomsen, of Florence, a sister
of Mrs. Seybert. has been here to
assist in her care and, to visit the
MRS. GABELMAN BETTER
From Thursday's Dally
Mrs. Edward Gabelman, who has
been gravely ill of pneumonia at the
Clarkson hospital at Omiha, is re
ported to be slightly better last night
and her condition quite encouraging
to the attendants and members of
ALWAYS TOP PRICES
for Your Poultry! See
us first! Conveniently
located at 6th and Main
From Friday1 Daily
County Attorney J. A. Capwell
was at Wahoo Thursday to spend a
few hours and while there visited
with friends with whom he has been
associated in the legal profession.
Mr. and Mrs. Claude Fillers were
Sunday guests of Mr. and Mrs. S. J.
Million. They are long time friends
through school years in Missouri.
Mr. Fillers is a Pullman conductor
with headquarters in Chicago.
CAR IS BURNED
From Friday's Dally
This morning shortly before 2
o'clock, the auto belonging to Hubert
Dew, residing on South Sixth street,
was discovered to be on fire and
while the fire department responded
at once to the alarm the car was
gutted by the flames and practically
destroyed. The fire is thought by
the firemen to have originated from
wiring in the car.
LAND, FARM and
HAMPSHIRE HOG SALE of 40 boars
and 20 gilts, Oct. 26, at Nehawka,
Nebr. HARRY M. KNABE.
Choice alfalfa hay, loose or baled.
Some Buff Orpington cockerels. See
Russ Todd. o24-2td-2tw
14-oz. Bottle "
Fresh, Delicious fC
Per Lb v
1 -lb. Box
Grape Juice OQc
Quart Bottle ....... 4
O-K Bran Flakes
Vanilla Sweeties 4 (?
2 boxes for
2 Pkgs. for imm
So Rich It Whips
Tall Cans 4 for
6 Box Carton AvJ
No. 1 cans, each.... AW
No. 2 Cans, 3 for
LOVERS LANE -
No. 2 Tins. . .4 for
Choico Corn Fed
Cut Any Thickness QOf
Per Lb .ZVW
Mild Sugar Cure flfr
Per Lb. iLUw
Select Quality f"r
Per LK iLi)
Choice Center Cut
Bull: Bills ?c