The Plattsmouth journal. (Plattsmouth, Nebraska) 1901-current, June 15, 1939, Page PAGE FIVE, Image 5
PLATTSMOUTH SEMI - WEEKLY JOURNAL PAGE FIVE omoyiEis. David E. Eaton was shelling and delivering corn grown last' year to the Stites Elevator company in Union last Monday. Mrs. Flora Taylor was spending a few days this week at the home of her daughter, Mrs. II. A. Schwartz and husband. Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Taylor and Donald, Marjorie and Ivan Iloback were visiting last Saturday at Ne braska City with friends. Mr. and Mrs. Victor Clarence were down to Craig, Mo., where they were attending a meeting of a radio club of which they are members. Mr. and Mrs. Eno Van Every were callers at the home of Mr. and Mrs. W. A. Taylor, coming for a visit as they are long time friends. Wm. Craig who has for the past week or more been visiting at the home of his daughter, Mrs. George Burdette at Rosalie has returned heme. Last Monday morning Edward Mid kiff, Gilbert Edmonds and Jack Iloddy were over to riattsmouth look ing after some business matters for a few hours. Emery Hathaway has been suffer ing with a severe attack of rheuma tism and while he is able to be around is still suffering greatly from the malady. Mr. and Mrs. Matt Midkiff of Ne hawka with the family were guests for the day last Sunday at th-j home of his parents. Mr. and Mi's. Ed ward Midkiff. Mrs. Lowell McQuinn who was in the hospital where she underwent"11111 -irs- iiarry uunen wnere tney an operation for appendicitis was so f:ir recovered th:Lt shp was able to!pf Harold Ahl and L. J. Walradt. the return home late last week. Mr. ana" Mrs. Arnold Fahrlander are happy over the arrival of a girl born to them at their home Friday of last week. The mother and little lady are getting along very nicely. Ralph Pearsley has just completed the redecorating of the interior of the house occupied by Superintendent of the Union Schools, Prof. Bugsby and has the home in very fine condi tion now. Mrs. Gray, of Denver, sister of Miss Lenna Barbara arrived here lat Saturday and will spend the summer with her sister whose home is with that of Mrs. Clara James in the country. Mrs. E. B. Chapman who has been making her home with her daughter, Mrs. Clarence Willis in the .country during the past winter has moved to town where she will make her home for the present. Mesdames Hall and Merritt Pol lard from near Nehawka were call ers at the home of Rev. and Mrs. W. A. Taylor last Sunday, they also presenting Mr. and Mrs. Taylor with a magnificent bouquet of roses. Mrs. Norma Robb of Lincoln and her brother, Herbert Stanford were quests for the day last Sunday at the home of Mrs. Gussie Robb. Mr. and Mrs. Stanford are expecting to go to California for an extended visit. Frank and Anna Bauer with their house guests, Misses Ruth, Dorothy and Bessie Anne Nickles who are visiting here from their home in the south were spending last Sun day at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Chris Beil. George Martin, a farmer residing some two miles northwestof Union brought in some heads of wheat which was infected with Hessian fly and was pretty badly damaged. How- Automobile Insurance Hates Automotile Insurance rates arc changing. It will pay you to see cs before writing or rer.ew ing your Car Policy! All Stock Companies Local Agency Service CALL OR SEE PH0N2- 16 Plattsmouth I INSURANCE" c, iv nv ever he reported he found very little in this condition. The home of Mr. and Mrs. William Wilson was made happy by the" ar rival of a son at their home one day last week, and the happiness did not 3top at their home for Grandfather and Grandmother A. J. Wilson were pretty well pleased also. Luther Crowford. former resident of Union, who has been away for some time is reported now in Omaha in the hospital seriously ill. His brother, Winnie Crowford was up to the hospital last Sunday to visit the brother and found him very sick. Lee Farris and family were over to Murray last Sunday visiting with Mrs. Rachel Farris who with her son, John, had just returned from a trip to the west coast. With the relating of the incidents of the trip both guests and hostess enjoyed a very fine visit. The board of education of the Unicn public schools was meeting last Tuesday evening, looking after the settlement of last year business and as there was a vacancy in the office of moderator which had been held by P. F. Rihn, he not taking the office longer, another was select ed. While Mrs. J. II. Farris and son, John were in Oregon they visited at the home of Clinton Harris, the eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. C. F. Har ris, and with their departure Mrs. Harris was also departing for San Francisco where she was to spend a week at the San Francisco world's fair. Mr. and Mrs. Charles L. Greene were over to near Manley last Sun day, guests at the home of Mr. enjojea a ,msu wnn tne tamuies latter beins: from near Greenwood and Mr, Ahl and familv residing near Louisville. Mr. and Mrs. Curtice Dixon and the kiddies who make their home near Blair were visitors over the week end at the home of Mrs. Dixon's parents, Mr. and Mrs. James C. Rcddy where they enjoyed a very pleasant few days visit with the par ents and friends. They report crops looking very nice up their way. A large number of people from Union and vicinity were over to Omaha last Monday evening attend ing the Ak-Sar-Ben den show. A. L. Becker and son, Henry and family were among those attending. At the last count there had been 78 tickets of admission given out by P. F. Rihn. Mr. and Mrs. C. W. Iloback were visiting friends in Plattsmouth for a short time last Sunday evening. Visited Mother on Birthday. Last Sunday Mis3 Iola McQuinn who was ill for a time, having under gone an operation for appendicitis and is feeling better now, making her home in Omaha, came for an over Sunday visit with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Thomas McQuinn i.nd as well meeting all the other num bers othe family who were there to greet the mother on her birthday. Lowell McQuinn was out in the eve ning, as he was kept to the cafe dur ing the day. Baptist Bible School Picnic. The members of the Baptist church Bible school were down to the state park, formerly the J. Sterling Mor ton home where they spent the day in tne open ana picnicisea, ua"s dinner -under the tall pine trees of the old homestead, and say they did enjoy the good things to cat they took along. Minister Takes Vacation. Mr. and Mrs. E. P. Booher who make their home at Cedar Bluffs where he is pastor of the Methodist church after the close of services last Sunday morning drove to Union and visited at the home of their daughter, Mrs. Paul Griffin and hus band and attending services at the Methodist church in Union in the 0 I II u n n .at--- evening. Incidentally Rev. and Mrs. L. 13. McGoughey, regular pastor, were taking a two weeks vacation, visiting their daughter in Lincoln, Rev. E. A. Fletcher occupying the pulpit Sunday morning while Rev. Elza Serface of Iowa, formerly min ister here many years ago, preached in the evening. With Their Birthdays. Last Monday Oscar Davis was pass ing his Slst birthday anniversary, being born June 12, 1858 a few miles northeast of Union and has made his home here during his life, he be ing away for two years. Oscar after SI years residing here says he would like to live here for ever. On Sunday another near octogen arian was celebrating his birthday. i Reuben D. Stine who was 78 years old, being born in 1861 a few miles from Union. Both were among the first white children in Cass countq. They were quietly celebrating the passing of their natal days. In Honor of Mrs. Propst. Mrs. D. Ray Frans was hostess to a number of her friends last Satur day when she entertained in honor of Mrs. Wayne A. Propst of Jackson ville, Florida, who has been visiting here, at Avoca, Plattsmouth and Oma ha. Mrs. Propst resided in Union for a number of years. Attended Old School Picnic. Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Banning and Mr. and Mrs. D. Ray Frans were over to Lincoln last Sunday attending a picnic of the former members of the Lincoln Normal schools who have for some thirty years maintained an annual meeting of the alumni of the school in the shape of a picnic in June eac h year. F. H. McCarthy and wife were also in attendance. Departing for the West. Henry Lidgett, son of Mrs. Lillian Lidgett who was called home from California by the illness and death of his father, Joseph Lidgett, is de parting for San Francisco this morn ing (Thursday). Attends Telephone Picnic. A picnic of the employees of the telephone comparies of Nebraska City, Plattsmouth, Syracuse and Weeping Water was being held at Morton Park in Nebraska City last Tuesday, and as Mary Beefier is an employe in the capacity of collector I of their bills she was cordially In vited and was in attendance. Feeling Pretty Fine. Uncle W. L. Hoback who makes his home on the farm with his son, John Hoback and enjoying fishing iu the Weeping Water creek, was in town last Saturday and in speaking with a number of friends here said "I am feeling pretty fine'notwithanding my more than SO years of age and I feel like I can live 40 years much more so than I did 40 years ago." Well here's to you Uncle Wm., may you enjoy many more years of useful life. Their First Meeting. The first meeting of the Happy Homemakers 4-H club was held at the school house May 31 with six teen members present. The first prob lem was presented and the setting of a table Avas demonstrated and tea towels were jdged. The next meeting will be held June 14. Mary Roddy and Darlene Swan will be the hostesses. June Armstrong will be assistant leader. Hold Pleasant Gathering. At the home of Mrs. Martha Lynn last Sunday was held a very pleas ant relative gathering when Mr. An drew Lynn, son, Bert and wife and two children of Geneva, Nebr., mo tored down from therr home, stop ping at Weeping Water and picking up his sister, Mrs. Mary Johnson, came in to spend the day, as well as Mrs. Joe Lidgett and son, Henry and Mr. and Mrs. John Lidgett and needless tosay a very fine fined chick en dinner with all the trimmings was served by Mrs. Lynn. In the afternoon a number of other relatives came in to see the folks and spent the afternoon very pleasantly visiting. Those coming were H. H. Becker, Mr. and Mrs. A. L. Becker and daughter, Mary, Roy Becker, wife and daughter, Mrs. Emma Morton, Mrs. Else Porter, Mrs. Minnie Banning. Miss Pearl Erwin, Mr. and Mrs. Otto Thiers and daugh ter. The afternoon was only too short and here's hoping there can be another gathering in the near fu ture. HELP STOMACH DIGEST FOOD W ithout Laxatives and You'll Eat Everything from Soup to NuU A.Vl hould diirt two pounds of food f,Vh vJ5.ben, b,,TI- eo.r or rtrh Intxli or mhen you rt nerroui. hurried or 'T ",rJi'Tm'r -l often iour out too Biurb fluid. Your food . dnu'i dlzeU and you . hfrth"ni. iiau. pain or tour toraeh. Tow feci our. ink and upt all orer. ,fi'i0.ri M7 ne" uk U for U0Bh J,' ' danieroiw r-cj foolish. It tik thoM lin.s bU-k ubut ia!!d Be:i-ins fur Induction ! nmt I'-omach hukU harm!, relja S lllni' i l!J .no tlB" Jnd nut you T"ur tnt. Hiif Is so quirk it ts annum- and one Jie Putg proraa It. U for BeU-aaj for ladLgesUoa. Weeping Water Mrs. C. L. Lien and son Roger left Sunday for a week's visit with rel atives and friends at Fairbury. Mrs. Donald Withro, of Chicago, is a visitor at the home of her par ents, Mr. and Mrs. John Wishert. Mr. and Mrs. James DeLancy are taking a week's vacation and visiting with relatives at Albion and other points. Lee Faris of near Union was a business visitor in Weeping Water Tuesday morning, also visting with friends while here. The county agent with Chris Ras mussen were in Nehawka this week mixing hopper bait, as the hoppers are getting numerous. Edwin Terrell of Avoca was look ing after some business matters in Weeping Water Tuesday, also visit ing with friends for a time. Walter Johnson, son of Mr. and Mrs. John Johnson, is Weeping Wa ter's representative at Minden, at jCornhuske Boy's State this week. The City Market has made the purchase of a new truck with which to make deliveries as well as bring ing goods from the wholesale house Oscar Gapen of Plattsmouth and Wilber Hall of Broken Bow were visiting with friends in Weeping Water last Tuesday and also went from here to Elmwood to visit. Linville Prahl is another univer- 3itv student who is spending the rummer at home with his parents Linville was a freshman at the Uni versity of Nebraska this year. Virgil Sudduth, wife and son of near Murray were guests at the home jf the parents of Mrs. Sudduth, Mr. and Mrs. Edward Askew where they visited for thed ay last Sunday. Marion Pittman of Avoca who Is one of the rural carriers at that place, was looking after some busi ness matters in Weeping Water and meeting his many friends here. Lyman Lorensen and Tom Moulden are in Crete this week attending the Young Peoples conference, as dele gates from the Scrooby club of the Congregational church. Millard Sutphin o: Norfolk, Va., was a visitor in Weeping Water last week and also went to Wabash and Murdock wehre he visited friends, he walking all the way from Norfolk, Vr., to Weeping Water. The state president of the Anti- Liquor League, Herbert Ford, of Lin coin, was in Weeping Water and spoke at the M. E. church at ten o'clock and at the Congregational church at eleven o'clock last Sun day. The M. E. church Kensington met Wednesday afternoon at the church with their regular business meeting and lunch. During the afternoon a food sale was held by the Foreign Missionary Society, at the church, also. The Foresome Bridge club met last Friday at the home of Mrs. George Olive where they played bridge and enjoyed a very fine luncheon. Be sides the hostess those prsent were Mrs. Emerson Dowier, Mrs. Andrew Alsen and Miss Anna Hart. Mrs. W. I. Smoots, of Palisade, Nebraska, is visiting at the home of her daughter, Mrs. H. A. Harmon and Mr. Harmon. Mrs. Smoots came to attend the wedding of her grand son. Duane Harmon, an account of which has appeared in the Journal. The Children's Day exercises at the Congregational church last Sun day were well attended and a most interesting program was given by the younger classes of the Sunday school, with Mrs. C. V. Wallick in charge and Miss Doris Marshall at the piano. Mrs. Elwin Hunter (Ruth Noycs) of Ft. Collins, Colorado, was visiting relatives in Weeping Water last week. She had come to Hastings to attend the graduating exercises of their nephew, Robert Hunter, son af Earl Hunter and came on here for a visit. The Woman's council of the Y. W. C. A. met Tuesday afternoon at the home of Mrs. A. W. Johnson for their regular meeting. Devotionals were led by Mrs. W. H. Lenker and Mrs. Johnson led the discussion for plans for the future work of the Girls Re serves. Mrs. James Elgaard and two chil dren, Bobby and Jean, of Marys ville. Missouri, were week-end guests at the home of Mrs. Elgaard's . par ents, Mr. and Mrs. O. C. Hinds. Jamse was having a vacation in the Ozark mountains and they came up here cr a visit. Mrs. F. H. Gorder and Miss Helen Gorder left Saturday for Denver, where Miss Helen will enter school to finish her course in library work. Mrs. Gorder will spend part of the time in Denver and part of the time in Montana. They expect to be gone all .summer. With the close. of the unicameral Mr. and Mrs. Frank Woods are again at heme, and enjoying their own home and garden once more. Mr and Mrs. Wood closed their home here and went to Lincoln, where Mr. v0od was employed as head bill clerk t at the Nebraska unicameral. Glen Jameson, son of Mr. and Mrs. Homer Jameson, has accepted a position with the Shell Oil Co., at Wood River, Nebraska. Glen gradu ated from the University of Nebras ka in January, and since that time he has been employed in the high way testing laboratory at the uni versity. Miss Evelyn Barton had as her guest over the week-end. Miss Louise Martin, of Springfield. On Saturday evening Miss Barton entertained the Misses Anne Johnson, Betty Johnson and Grace Steckley at dinner in honor of Miss Martin and on Sunday she had as her guest, Miss Margaret Everett. Miss Dorothv Olsen.- director of kindergarten work in the Emerson school at Oak Park, Illinois, is spend ing this week at the home of her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Ole Olsen. Miss Olsen returns to Oak Park Sunday to take over the management of the Studio Dress Shop in Oak Park, for the summer, while the jwner is abroad. Quentin Wiles, son of Mr. and Mrs. Arthur Wiles, who finished his junior year at the University of Ne oraska this spring, returned home last week for the summer's vacation. Quentin was the fortunate winner of a Dr. Borrowman scholarship. He has been the recipient of scholastic honors each year and we congratu late him on this latest honor. Enjoyed Very Fine Day. Last Sunday a party of good friends went to Iowa where they pic nicked at Waubaunsie park which is a state park east of the Missouri river near Percival. Here the party c. imped for the noon hour and ate their picnic dinner of which they took plenty along. The park is one of great beauty, maintained by the state of Iowa, with hundreds of various kinds of flowers and every thing about the park nicely appoint ed. Following their delightful din ner they went to Shenandoah where they visited the broadcasting sta tions and the flower gardens of the ieed houses. In the evening on their return home they came via Nebraska City and stopped at the Morton state park for their evening lunhc. The merry party was made up of Mr. and Mrs. Earl Oldham, Mr. and Mrs. Walter Little, Mr. and Mrs. George Dieckman, Mr. and Mrs. Henry Thiele, and Alpha Bell, Mr. and Mrs. Leo Switaer, Mr. and Mrs. Louis Kune. Home Made Over. Dr. and Mrs. W. .II Tucke have just completed the entire revision and changing of their home, with a new roof and many changes on the interior to add to the comfort and convenience of the home, the work being done by Sam Baker while the Interior home in its refinishing was the work of Henry Lentpke. Returning From Australia. Mr. and Mrs. Howard Cook, who have been making their home in Aus tralia for the past two years, are arriving in Los Angeles in a few day where they will be met by Mr. and Mrs. E. A. Brunstead of Lincoln who departed a few days ago to be at the port when their daughter ar rives. Dorothy Brunstead, who was born in Lincoln, is a niece of Mrs. Clin ton Wilkinson of Weeping Water, She spent her early life in Lincoln. When she was fifteen years of age she went to two of the leading stores in Lincoln at Christmas time, and un beknown to her parents applied for a position as sales lady for the holi day rush and secured employment. With every recurring Christmas sea son she was called to assist in the holiday rush. Later she secured em ployment elsewhere and accepted an offer from them which would carry her to Australia to introduce some new styles of women's clothing. While there she met her husband and they were united in marriage. Miss Dorothy posed for pictures as a model in garments which were wanted to be displayed. Now, after two years she with her husband, who Is a real Australian, are returning to visit with the folks in Lincoln, and it is expected that she will also come to Weeping Water to visit her aunt, Mrs. Clinton Wilk inson. Hold Reception for Harmons. We failed to tell last week about the reception which was held by the members of the Christian church for Mr. and Mrs. Duane Harmon Duane has been an active worker in the church, aiding in the music at their ssrvices and they took this means of showing their appreciation of his 'work and to get acquainted with his bride. A large crowd was in attend ance. Ice cream and cake were served and all enjoyed a most delightful eve ning, leaving some . beautiful gifts for the hapry couple. Guests from out of town were Rev. and Mrs. Charles Livingtson, Hebron; Mr. and Mrs. F. R. Bradley, Lincoln; Mr. and Mrs. Clyde Jenkins, Lincoln; Mrs. W. I. Smoots, Palisade, Nebr. Hold Happy Gathering. The hospitable home of Mr. and Mrs. Ray Norris was again open to their friends last Sunday and was the scene of a very happy gathering of friends who meet annually for a social visit. Originally it was a meet ing celebrating the wedding anni versaries of a few congenial friends. Other names have been added until nineteen families were represented at this year's picnic, with fifty-seven present. The day was perfect after the rain j and dinner was served on the picnic j tables in their garden, and such a dinner! Everything goodto eat from fried chicken to home made ice cream. The crisp cool air made every one hungry so ample justice was done to a bountiful dinner, after which the afternoon was spent visit ing and reminiscing. Guests were present from Lincoln, Avoca and Weeping Water. Welfare Club Meets. Weeping Water Welfare club met Monday afternoon at the Methodist church with a good attendance. A comforter was tied and the usual business attended to before a most delicious lunch was served by the hostesses of the afternoon, Mrs. Troy Jewell and Mrs. Dave Patterson. This group of women are doing most excellent work providing for the less fortunate of the community. They meet once a month and piece com fort tops and quilts, and some work is taken home by the members of the club. Many homes of this com munity have appreciated the kindly acts of these women in this organiz ation when the need of a helping had has come to their home. P. E. 0. Picnic. The P. E. O. society, chapter BT, and their families enjoyed a delight ful picnic Friday evening at the home of Mr. and Mrs. Eugene Day. Ft was an out of door picnic and sup per was served on the lawn, with the tables loaded with good things to eat, and every one in a happy mood to enjoy the pleasant evening. Celebrated Parsing Anniversary. Last Sunday was the birthday an niversary of Edward Freeman and the occasion was celebrated by the members of the family. A most sumptuous dinner was enjoyed. Those present were the family of Earl Freman of Avoca; Virgil Tigner and wife of Murray; Cecil Nickles and wife cf Union; Charles Freeman of Weeping Water. A very enjoyable gathering was had, and the wish extended to the father for many more such happy events. New Home Coming Nicely. The new home whiih is being built by Troy L. Davis is progress ing very nicely and is about ready for the brick masons, as the home is to be a brick veneered structure and insulated, making it almost air tight, and when completed will be one of the finest homes in the city, and well constructed. Mr. and Mrs. Davis have worked hard all their lives and are entitled to a good home and this will make one. 0. E. S. Initiation Elizabeth Chapter, O. E. S., Weep ing Water, held their regular meet ing Tuesday evening, June 13, and initiated one candidate. This was the first initiation for this year's officers. There were a number ofi visitors present. Mrs. Bessie Butler from Jephthah Chapter, at Ewing; 'Irs. Stella Hen derson, from rawhuska, Oklahoma; Airs. Bessie beyoou ana ..irs. .wi- Grant Howard, w ho i.s r.ow lo. ated garet Brendel from Home Chapter,in Liru.oln u in piatt.smoi.th sp. -nd- riattsmoum; -urs. joiner jmcksou.j inR. lhe W(ek wilh his p;1I.t r!,H Mr. Worthy Matron. Mrs. Vada Mertz,an( Mrs I:ov jjoward alid )10,j.( TS. and Margaret Jackson from Trinity charlts and Edward of Murray. Chapter, Omaha, were among the visitors. A special invitation had been ex tended to Narcissus Chapter No. 260. of Omaha. Those who came lrom Narcissus were: Mrs. Mar garet Olson, Worthy Matron; Floyd Lindsey, Worthy Patron; Mrs. Nellie Lecky, Associate Matron; - Manley Rumbel, Associate Patron; Mrs. Jew ell Lindsey, Conductress; Mrs. Cath erine Segelberg, Associate Conduc tress. Other officers present were Mrs. Marie Hitch, Miss Margaret Gutting, Mrs. Leola Cadwallader and Mrs. Viola Soland. Other members pres ent were the Misses Eunice Roth, Carolyn Snell. Fern Ford. Dorothy Canim. Mary Nelson. Mrs. Manley Rumbel. Mrs. Marjory Phelps and Mrs. Mary Alice Black. The following Past Matrons and Past Patrons were alno in attend ance: Miss Edna Snell, Mrs. Mary Nye. Mrs. Lottie Kingsbury, Mis. Lucile Monroe. Dr. Robert Jones. Charles M. Nye and Henry ONnn. All enjoyed the imeting very much. Refreshments were m rved and after a social time the meeting broke up about midnight. Group Fellowship Meeting The group Fellowship meeting f'r Congregational women w;s held oil Wednesday afternoon at the Con gregational church in Weeping Wat er wiih a good attendance from the Syracuse and the Avoca c-hurehes. Mrs. Win. Keithley. of Syracuse, pre sided and had charge of the program. The flag salute was given and Mrs C. E. Fool of Weeping Water gwet ed the ladies with a few we ll chosen words, which were responded to by Mrs. Robert Hall, of Avoca. De votionals were led by Miss Elsie De Long, of Syracuse, after which the Misses Elsie and Francis France, c f Syracuse, sang a duet which was greatly enjoyed. "Tardy April." a play written by Lois Wilson, a former pastor of tin Weeping Water church, was given with the following cast: Miss Anna Hubbard. Mrs. L. II. Behivns, Mrs. Homer Jameson, Mrs. H. C. Wilkin son and Mrs. Kenneth Boyd. Mrs. Ole Olsen then took charge of the meeting when reports, or echoes from the Retreat a t Doane were given by Mrs. John Domingo, Mrs. Nellie Ambler, Mrs. G. S. Hunt and Mrs. Robert Hall, of Avoca. Mrs. Olsen, Lincoln district presi dent, then told of the woik for the coming year, and c sited for sugges tions from all presei.t. The meeting closed with the singing of "Blest be the Tie that Binds." Mrs. Fred Muel ler, of Syracuse, presided at the piano during the entire meeting. A social hour was then Kcnt dar ing which refreshments were served from a table beautifully dec-orated with spring flowers and re d and blue tapera against a background of white appropriate to "Flag Day.', Twenty ladies were present from the Syracuse church and twelve from the Avoca church. An iiiterestin;; out-of-the-district visitor was Mrs. Keith Biuuig. of Scottsblu ff , a form er teacher in Tougaloo college in M ississippi. Socony Convoy Arrives Here at an Early Hour High Stage of Missouri River and Swift Current Makes Necessity Change in Handling. From Tut-sday'a DaHy The Kansas City Son ny, towing a cargo of gasoline for tl " Sucmy Vacuum company, arrived here thii morning shortly after 5:::u with two of the barges which they have h id as part oT the; tow of iOO.Oi'u gallons of gas up the Missouri liver fiom Kansas City. The tow fioat reached the local dock and had the two barges tied up here as it returned down the ricr to bring up the oilier two barge of the convoy which the swift and fail currint had made ne essi.iy to tie up down the river and later return to bring up. The river is at a very high st.ige sow and the current very strong and hard to battle wiih the lo.;r b.ng s and it was necessary to dnicic the loud and join the convoy again at this point. The boat reached Nebraska City i on Mouuay morning and nas i-i h battling up the river since that time to reach here today. 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