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RED CLOUD. NEBRASKA. JUNE 15. 1922
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Infants in cotton or wool
Children's in all sizes from
2 to 14 years in nainsook
with the waist and place
for hose supporters.
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Red Cloud, Nebraska
AGENTS "Ladies Home Journal Patterns"
"Warner Brothers Corsets" .
Holstein Defeated Red Cloud
Sunday afternoon the local ball
team went to Holstein whore they ex
pectcd to win another victory from the
team at that place but the tables were
turned und Holstein won by a scoro of
10 to 8. In the second inning tho Hol
stein team secured six runs off our boys
on account of several errors nud lilts
which gave them a lead that was hard
to overcome. Red Cloud secured thrco
runs In tho second inning, one in the
third, one In the fourth and In tho
ninth they started a rally which gavo
them three more. Paul Volnloky and
Ernest Barrett each secured three base
hits. Our team made fourteen hits to
Holsteln's seven. Next Sunday the
Lawrences team will be here.
Band Gives First Concert
The baud gavo their first open air
concert of tho season last evening, an
event which wbs greatly appreciated
by our citizens and tne vibltors who
were fortunate in being In the city.
Selections rendered were of a vnrlety
carefully selected to please any car.
or music taste, whether It be for the
old favorlto pieces that bring back the
memories of days gone by, tho modern
difficult high class music or the synco
pated "jazz" so popular with dnnccrs
in recent ycBrs. All wero equally well
executed and greatly delighted the
largo crowd as was evidenced by tho
loud applause. . j. .
Red Cloud has a greater number of
capable and experienced musicians
than most places with a similar popu
latlon, which enables us to have a
band, organize of local talent, seldom
excelled In tho larger cities. This is a
fact of which wc are justly proud.
ALL RED CLOUD TAXPAYERS
MUST PAY FOR PAVING
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A GOOD PLACE
Bring Us Your Produce
We Meet All Competition
Murvel Fentress In Jail
Murvel Fentress, who claims Red
Cloud, Nobrnska as his home, Is now
making his home In the county jail on
the charge of stealing a Ford sedan
early last Sunday morning frotn the
garage of Will Amis south of Lebanon.
It seems that Fentress was going to
Downs in a car, which broke down a
few miles north of the Amis place and
he started to walk to Downs, but in
stead when he got to Amis' place he
took tho sedan from the garage and
drove It to Downs, it was tracked Sun
day morning, and a trace found of the
young fellow answering tho descript
ion of Fentress and on returning to the
car he had loft found him there. They
held him until Sheriff Agnew could
get there. He donied taking the car,
but tho sheriff started for this city
with him on suspicion, and before
reaching hero confessed driving tho
car to Downs and where ho left It, and
where Mr. Amis found his car after
being notified by Agnew Fentress
preliminary will bo held In Judge
Simpson's court next Monday Smith
Holders of paving bonds issued by
the city of Red Cloud won a decision
in supreme court Monday, says tho
State Journal. Tho city had created
several paving districts and followed
tho usual course of assessing the
property benefited. The owners of
this property defaulted in the pay
ment of the bonds and tho holders
sought to hold the city. Tho Tower
court said this was not tho law. The
supreme court overturns this decision.
The city sought to refund them ns
general obligations, but taxpayers en
joined this action.
. The supreme court says that where
a ciy of the second class issues its
bonds designated ns district paving
bonds under the law that authorizes
such improvements and assesses the
cost against property benefited, whore
the statute contains no provision that
such bonds shnll be payable only out
of the funds realized from such assess
ment and where neither tho bonds nor
the ordinance authorizing them con
tain such declaration and where the
bonds purport on their face to bo tho
general obligation of the city, tho
city is bound for their payment.
In such cases tho debt will bo re
gained as a general obligation of the
city and may bo refunded as the law
provides. Where a statute authorizes
a cjjy to pave streets and such statute
contains no restriction to the con
trary, there arises an implication that
such city is authorized to enter into
contracts for the performance of tho
work and to pay for tho same by r.
general tax levy.
The case is regarded ns of great im
portance, ns many other second class
cities in the state have been doing r.
lot of paving, without undortnnding
that the city is liable for tho payment
thereof if the district docs not meet
A FEW SPECIALS FOR YOUR PHONOGRAPH
Tungsten Needles, 12 for - 25c
NEEDLll PLAYS 20 TO fill RECORDS. ASK FOR FREE SAMPLE
Steel Needles, package of 100, - 5c
Sapphire Points, each - 25c
TO PLAY F.DISON RECORDS ON YOUR INSTRUMENT.
TO USE EDISON RECORPS ON VICTOR OR COLUMBIA COc EACH
ALSO HAVE THREE CAHINET TYPE PHONOGRAPHS AT SPECIAL
E. H. Newhouse
"Savo young man and become respect
able and respected. It's the surest
THIS MAXIM from the mind of one of America's
greatest thinkers should strike home with the young
men of Red Cloud and vicinity. Our most successful
business men have heeded it in their youth and are happy
for having done so. They practiced thrift without personal
inconvenience and the dollars they thus saved proved the
foundation for their succsss.
If not already a depositor open an account today.
THE WEBSTER COUNTY BANK
Edward Flotance, Pretident Red Cloud, Neb. S. R. Fiorance, Cashier
Capital ami Surplus $35,000.00
Dtpoilt Quarantfttt by the Htpoiltort Qiiuranti J-'unJ of the State of Xtbratla
RED . CLOUD
I. O. O. F. NOTICE
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Residence, Bell 241
Mrs. Ed Amack
BOTH PHONES RED CLOUD, NEB
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All members of Ron Adhem lodgo
No. 180 are lcquestcd to meet at the
hall Sunday afternoon at 2 o'clock to
join tho Rebekah lodgo in holding
memorial services which will bo held
at the Methodist church at 2:30 p. m.
I. T. AMACK, Noble Grand
We thank the merchants of Red
Cloud for their liberal donations in
prizes and the enjoyment it furnished
for the boys and nlso the financial
strength it was to the Gun Club.
H. E. Hall and Frank 'Peterson
tied on the good score of 40 out of 50.
Peterson won the 100 lbs of White
Dove Flour for the high gun on the
GO birds, winning the shoot off from
H. E. Hall:
The Red Cloud boys won the team
race from the Alma Gun Club, by
Con Harr of MoUook is visiting
friends in tho city,
If your printed matter comes from
the Thief you know it is 'right'
Monday evening the M. W. A. lodge
held a special meeting in the Masonic
hall at which time a class of twenty
five candidates wero taken into tho
lodge State Deputy Kccster of Lin
coln was present and had charge of
the work. The Bluo Hill Foresters
team also assisted with the initiation.
At tho close of lodgo tho members
wero served ice cream and cake nt
L. A. Ault
- Red Cloud,
39 C. Broughton
38 J. Broughton
For Those New Floors
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Robt. Hoxsey, who has been em
ployed in Turnuro's grocery storo
for tho past few years, has accepted
a position with the Brown Fruit Co.,
of Grand Island. Mr. Hoxsey will
take Homer Haney's position ns the
latter expects to move to Omaha.
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THE MALONE-GELLATLY CO.
INDIVIDUAL SCORES ON 50
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J. C.' Broughton
L. A. Ault
Routt County Lump
We sell for cash that's
why we sell cheaper. jj