The Omaha morning bee. (Omaha [Neb.]) 1922-1927, July 13, 1922, Page 3, Image 3
THE OMAHA hfcK: TIJURSDAY. JULY 13. 1U Iowa Corn Yield Will Fall Short t of Crop Last Year Tlry Weather Up 16 Firt of July Caused Uneven Stand, Department of Agricul ture Report. Dm Moinrt, July 12. Lf corn lty approximately tf)0,(KK) acrr will lf harvested in Iowa t hi year than Ut, according to the preliminary re port on acreage prepared by United Slate bureau of agricultural eco nomic", forreipondcnti of the bu rrau report a growing; condition of VI per cent "normal on. July I, or about the 10 year average. Thi forecatU an average yield of 39.1 bufthrlg per acre or a total production of 395,809.. IXKI binliel. compared with 444.140. (HiO liusheli harvested last year and tf.l.SOO.lMX) harvested in 1920. Dry w.-ather from planting time up in July I, in the west central and northwest district, caused uneven nund and germination. Oats suffered from heat and drouth in June to the extent that the per cent condition fell 11 per cent to 75 per cent, the lowest since 1911 and 17 per cent below the 10 year average. Winter wheat, being deeply rooted and well advanced before the drouth and heat began, has held its own well, the percentage condition July 1, be ing 91, which is about the 10 year average. This forecasts a yield of about 21.4 bushels per acre. Spring wheat fell of! 7 per cent in condition during June as a result of the heat and drouth. -The condition July 1, 79 per cent, is nyU to 1894, the lowest of record. Flax is estimated at 10.000 acres. The condition July 1, was 84 per cent. ' Bond Issue Voted Down Bealiice, Neb., July 12. At a spe cial election held at Adams, . Neb., yesterday, to vote 1 12,000 bonds for extending the waterworks system there, the proposition lost by a vote of 115 ot 96. York Farm Hit by Tornado Destructive Hail 'Cornetist Heralds Strikes Aurora n 'ML rhotoi by Gale. "Monday night's tornado played pranks when it reached the farm of C. H. Wartver, three miles south of York, Neb. After wrecking the barn, the itorm piled debris around the yard and uprooted trees, but scarcely touched the "house. ' Divorce and Alimony Dr. Frank V. Schaller,, prominent Omaha and Palmer (Neb.) physician, was sued for divorce in district court by Winifred Schaller, who charges her husband with cruelty and says he has reused to support her al though his monthly earnings amount to more than $500. She charges that Dr. Schaller has "become an habitual drunkard." Thev were married February 6, 1917. "While Mrs. Schaller lives at her handsome home at 315 South Fifty-fourth street, her husband has been living at the Conant hotel since July 7. Mrs. Schaller asks for suitable ali mony. Dr. Schaller is said to own considerable feal estate. Mrs. Schaller comes from a prominent Omaha family. The Bee Want Ads are best busi ness boosters. Sand Point Beach Bathing Pavilion, Clean, Wholesome, Up-to-Date Omaha's Best Bathing Beach Sale Starts Thursday at 2:30 5 iiTv I I 1 1 III . 1 , V e5kWl : saw -. . Fair Devotee of the Diving Board, III i(?-55fiJ. 2 w r (r It I MNte.-Ol1 l& ML US ii I l. . Charming Bathers at Sand Point Beach, the )i k Near-in Popular Summer Resort Corn Crop Destroyed Tree Stripped of Leaves Gar dens Beaten Into Soil. Aurora. Xeb., July 12. (Special.) Hamilton county Monday ;iight liuffered its greatest lost for many years from hail. Coming down from the northern part of the county, de stroying a strip several miles wide, the hail tapered off towards York county, passing Aurora to the north ri its direct path, destroying all the 4 ops. It is reported that The dam age to many cornfields u complete. Many cornfields which bordered on the direct path of the hail cloud are rartially destroyed a.')d may eventual ly make a croo. It is a pitiful sinlit to view the cornfields as they lie torn and de Hroyed. Yesterday morning they presented a beautiful sight. The corn has been kept clean this year and the frequent rams of the last few weeks have made the stocks strong and sturdy, while the leaves were symetrical and of a beautiful c'ark green color. Inthe center of the path of the hail cloud trees were stripped of their leaves uid stand bare and naked. Gardens were destroyed and in some places chickens and pigs were kill ed by the hail stones. The hail was accompanied by a fierce windstorm which threw down many of the small buildings and scores of windmills. In some places the farmers report that their corn was whipped to pieces, rather than torrn into pieces with the hail. I Sheriff Disappears With $200 Shortage on Books Grand Island, Neb., July 12. (Special Telegram.) Former Sheriff McCutchan has disappeared and the county supervisors have made formal demand upon his bonding company for a shortage of $200. Whether or not effort will be made to bring him back will depend, county officers say, on the bonding company. Coming of Candidate Lincoln, July .12 (Special Tele gram. ) Sam Seely, an American Le gion boy, has volunteered his services as a cornet player to Attorney Gen eral Clarence A. Davis during the re mainder of the attorney jcncial' campaign for nomination for I unci States senator. Davis, like all other candidates making a tpeakmg cam paign of the hUte, sends man with handhills hrralding his coming in au vance of his scheduled time to ar rive. This week Seely accompanies the handbill man and plays on pub lic square or anywhere selected for the speech, until Davis arrives, The attorney general spoke to a crowd in the f am at David City 7 ues day and spoke at Osceola in the eve ning. His car broke down after the Osceola address and a car was sent from Lincoln to convey him to the following towns, where he spoke to day: Stromsburg. Central City, Full ertnn. Genoa and Albion. Tomorrow he will sneak at Nrw- rian Grove, Madison, Stanton, Nor folk and NeliRh. I ri(ay he will visit Pierce, Randolph, Laurel, Wayne and render. Saturday he will speak at Wakefield, hmerson. Homer, Walt hill, Lyons, Oakland, Craig and Te- kamah. Simmons Withdraws inTavor of Humphrey Sidney, Neb.. July 12.-(Special lelegram.) Koncrt U Nmmons an nounced that he would withdraw from the race for the unexpired term of M. P. Kinkaid for congress, in favor of Judge Humphrey of Broken Bow. Simmons wired the secretary of state, asking withdrawal of filing made on his bchajf, stating that the intimate standing of Judge Humph rey with Congressman Kinkaid gave him an opportunity to finish the work of the dead congressman. His understanding was, he said, that he himself would not be a candidate if Tudee Humphreys could be prevailed upon to run for the office. A Select Part of IGSIT and Meptae Place To Be Sold at Absolute Choice Hoiriesites Located at 'CARTER LAKE Omaha sQnly Summer Resort Thursday- Friday-Saturday-Sunday L3-3L4 JULY --15-16. V two Sales Daily at 2:30 and 7:00 P. M. HOW TO GET THERE Take the Carter Lake car on the Sherman Avenue line at 16th and Locust streets to Carter Lake Club, East Gate on 13th street at "Big Sign.- BY AUTO Drive out 16th street to Locust, then east on Locust to 9th street to Carter Lake Club for Wavecrest, or east on Redick Blvd. to Neptune Place. Sales Held Rain or Shine Under Large Electric Lighted Tent To Advertise and Induce You to See This Property $2500 in Gifts Distributed FREE You Do Not Have to Bid or Buy to Receive a Gift Partial Display of Gifts at Our Store, 220 S. 15th Street, World-Herald Bldg. O. C REDICK, Owner Writ, or C.H for Booklet nd M.p HEBER-HARTER CO. Omaha Nat Bank Bldg Telephone JA ckson 1612 Auctioneers f THOME IBffiftisflDyg gSi?iEG: Thursday-Unusual Sale Japanese Cotton Crepe Our direct importation of quality regularly sold at 39c Comes in the following colors: . Old Rose, Honey Dew, Yellow, Copen, Reseda, Light Rose, French Blue, Orchid, Flame, Sunset, Light Blue, . Apricot, Cerise, Peacock, Cochineal, Corn, Tan, Brown, Biscuit, White, Dark Green This is an exceptional offering both as to price and the large choice of beautiful . colors in the assortment. There are more than 20 different shades in this practical material which has so many good points to recommend it. Besides its artistic appearance, it is cool, easy to sew or embroider on and no trou ble at all to launder. - . Main Floor East Curtains and Draperies ' . . Window Awninvi Made of "blue and white striped can vas with frame and fixtures complete ready to hang. 36 and 42 inches wide, O OP specially priced, ea., Ruff 14 Marquiiette Curtain Fine mercerized quality with full narrow ruffle em broidered valance and cor ners. Ruffled tie-backs to , match. Three-piece sets, ready to hang. Specially priced, per set, 1.75 Quaker Craft NeU Beautiful allover designs in white, ivory and beige. Specially priced, per yard, ' 29 Cretonne 2,500 yards of new summer patterns in light, medium and dark color com binations for every decora tive. and furnishing use. ' Specially priced, yard, 29(t Ruffled Curtains Made of sheer scrim with full nar- 8 rOW mine ana Ue-DaCK to closely woven, complete with ftf cable cord and metal pulleys. xUt ' Size 4x7:6 only. Specially match. Specially priced, per pair, priced, each, Sixth Floor- Novelty Curtains Fine voilea-and mercerized mar quisettes with Cluny and filet pattern lace insertions and edgings. Specially priced, per 1Q pair, , X X East Sale Housefurnishings Refrigerators Sale of Electric Irons O Oft 0,V Regular 14.50 Value Hard wood case, top icer style. -Galvanized iron lining with wire shelves, easy to clean. 35-lb. capacity 9.75 65-lb. capacity 14.50 75-lb. capacity 16.50 100-lb. capacity ...21.75 Six-pound iron, full nickel plated finish, with ebonized ' handle, five feet of asbestos lined cord and stand complete. Heating elements guaranteed for one year. Sale of Laundry Soap White Borax Naptha Soap I Victoria Cleanser A satis White laundry bar, 1Q 10 bars for X JJ C Butt Powdered Ammonia A safe water softener for the laundry. Spe cial, per package, Wool Soap Flake. For all fine fabrics, per A 5c box, factory kitchen cleanser. six cans OO for OC C. P. Naptha Soap Large bars of white naptha soap. ' lobars OO for OOC Diamond C Soap For kit chen and laundry. 1A Special, 10 bars for Fifth Floor West Ironing Boards Springer style, stands very rigid, when in use. Regular 3.25 value. Specially priced, 2.29 Men's Silk Lisle Socks- 25c These are Wilson Bros, reinforced chain stitch socks and that means you are getting a corking good pair of socks for a quarter. Light in weight but with reinforced toe, heel and sole, they are sure to give long wear. All colors and all sizes. Main Floor South ill '