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THifl KEPUJ3LIOAN , OOUN'J. % HJflJ3JKAS' *
Letter from KinKaid.
( Continued frotn page 2. )
mined by "insurgents" to .be
hopeless , I cite that the "insur
gents" who participated in the
House caucus did not try to con
centrate their votes upon any
one member , but scattered them
indiscriminately upon several ,
neither of whom had been , or
wasK a candidate. Likewise ,
the twelve republicans , who , at
the last , did not vote for Cannon
neither did they concentrate
upon one candidate , but scatter
ed their vote upon four. In
their justification , it had been
determined that very morning ,
in caucus by "insurgents , " .the
defe'at of Cannon legitimately
being regarded as impossible ,
that "insurgents" exercise their
individual choice as to whether
they would vote for Cannon ,
without the propriety of their
course being questioned. I , with
a majority of the 27 "insur
gents , " kept out of the caucus to
avoid being held by its action as
to Rules , a non partisan ques
tion , but held myself as much
bound by its action as to nom
inations , a partisan question , as
if I had actually participated
therein. For whom should I vote ?
Insurgents had gone to the limit ,
in co-operation with the demo
crats , for rules reformation , this
is a non-partisan question. Here
was a partisan question of the
highest order , the speakership.
Nothing could be gained by way
ot the consideration of the
speaker for committee assign
ments , as he knew he did 'not
iKed my vote , and I had opposed -
ed him as to rules. But here
was the president , with his cab
inet officers , here the Republican
organization , numbering seven
for every one "insurgent" . Was
1 to throw overboard the import
ant interests of my district , in
volved in both the Executive and
Lcgi * . ative branches , for naught
hut j lie id lev xpression ofa pro-
V Ubt or resentment against what
had already been determined by
so overwhelming a majority ol
the republican membership ? Of
the three alternatives , to vote for
Cannon , Clark , or one of the four
voted for by the twelve "insurg
ents' " or even a fifth to be chosen
by myself , I chose to take an af
firmative rather than a negative
or neutral position , by voting
for Mr. Cannon. As a republi
can , I thought then , and think
now , that I did morally and po
In conclusion , I call attention
to the fact that my vote cast as
to rules accords in every instance
with t lose of the 27 "insur
gents" universally regarded as
loyal adherents to the cause , and
that my vote upon the speaker-
ship was also in accord with a
- * ' * * majority of the 27 , and a much
greater majority of the "insur
gents in general ; that the great
magazines , conspicuous among
which are Colliers , Success and
La Follette's , unstinting praise
the action of the 27 "insur
gents , " and that the two lattei
include my name and picture
with those of the other 26 undei
the headings , respectively ; "The
Roll of Honor , " and "On the Na
tion's Roll of Honor. " . If "in-
t surgents" themselves , and tnesc
great magazines , bes des man }
scholars and statesmen of dis
tinction and the thousands ol
constituents , who have writter
"insurgents" in the most com
plimentary terms , are not quali
fied to determine whether at
"insurgent" faithfully discharg
cd his trust , then I am at a los :
to know to what higher author
ity the question may properly b <
' Again thanking you for th <
/ space , I remain.
Very truly yours ,
M. P. KINKAID.
For Sale One center tabl <
and five chairs. D. Christen
Drink "Blue Ribbon" coffee
Roasted fresh every day. 24-tf
New Hope Items.
The farmers are all busy plant
ing corn. i
A terrible wind storm and
dust visited this vicinity on
Wednesday evening of last week.
The Week Missionary Society
met at the home of Mra. Gaimms
last Thursday afternoon.
Mrs. Reed and MrsSharp went
to Broken Bow last Thurdsay.
Mr. and Mrs. Sheffield claugh-
ter , Iva , who was married in
Kansas Wedensday to Mr. Baker
returned home last Saturday on
their wedding trip for a short
visit with her parents. They
will make their home in Coffee-
ville , Kansas.
The wind storm last Wednes
day evening blew Mr. Clines bug
gy shed all to pieces.
Mr. and Mrs. Clarence Huff a-
ker spent Sunday w'ith her
mother , Mrs. Wolf.
Mr. and Mrs. Sheffield gave a
supper and reception for the
bride and groom last Saturday
evening. The evening was enjoy
ed by all present.
Mr. Cline , who has been sick
for some time , is reported not
Emory Cline experienced a
runaway Monday while discing.
No serious damage was done.
RECEPTION I'OR BRIDE AND GROOM
Last Saturday evening Mr.
and Mrs. Sheffield , who live
nine miles southeast of Broken
Bow , gave a supper and reception
for their daughter , Iva , who was
married m Kansas Wednesday
to Mr. Baker and who arrived in
Broke i Bow Friday night for a
short visit with her parents.
Mrs. Baker has been teaching in
a Business college at Coffeeville ,
Kansas , and Mr. Baker has a po
sition there also. There were
about thirtj' guests present at
r cnr nr r A Vinnri-
bUWU Wf.VSWIh > J . * * . * W * hrv a
teous supper was served by Mrs.
Sheffield and daughter , Corda.
After supper the evening was
spent in social chat and music.
The bride and groom received
quite a number of useful and
beautiful presents. Mr. and
Mrs. Baker will make their home
in Coffeeville , Kansas.
The Ladies' sewing circle has
changed the order of their meet-
ng. 'I'hey will only meet every
two weeks in the afternoon The
next meeting will be with Mrs.
lara Weesuer Thursday ,
Mrs. Bay 'has gone to Missouri
to visit her sister who is very ill.
Roy Huffman and Miss Mil-
: lred Headley , of the Loup , vis
ited Sunday at Mr. Neth's.
Judge Reese and Mr. Gram-
lisch , of the state university , and
the Misses Robertson and Mil-
Ircd Sholtx went to Arnold last
Monday , returning by the way
ot Merna. Miss Sholtz visited
a few days in Broken Bow before
Walter Ilaefele , of McKinley ,
visited Sunday night with Jesse
Last Sunday about forty-five
of Mr. and Mrs. Tanver's friends
gathered at their home to sur
prise them , but they had sus-
picioned it and Mrs. Tanver was
prepared for them. She had
prepared a dinner such as only a
good cook like Mrs. Tanver can
prepare. In the afternoon they
were t-erved with ice cream and
Chas. Coulter was kicked on
his hand one day last week by
a horse. Two bones were broken
in his hand.
Jack Frost is still visiting us.
Carl Kleeb is marketing his
corn in Broken Bow
Sam Tompson , our assessor , is
around calling on the farmers
Charley Killmore , of Lincoln
County , preached at the church
of God Sunday.
Sadie and Charley Cooksley
visited with their sister , Mrs.
Albert Powel , Sunday.
"William McLntosh secured-the
lucky number which drew the
fine $300 piano at Sargent last
The farmers of this vicinity are
thinking of patronizing- Cat
alogue houses since there are
so many accidents caused by
the automobiles that it is
dangerous to go to Broken Bow.
Mrs. M. Stone received a sad
message last Saturday night. It
brought word that a brother had
died very suddenly of heart fail
ure. This was quite a shock to
Mrs. Stone and as she has been
in very poor health for some time
she was unable to attend the
Harriet Johnson is afflicted
with the mumps.
Mr. and Mrs. J. O. Heap spent
Sunday with the lattcr's sister
and husband , Mr. and Mrs. Dave
Dewcy , in the next neighbor
hood north of us.
Ralph Johnson's are expecting
company from New York.
Most of the farmers in this vi
cinity are through planting corn.
Mr. Pcden has not been out to
his ranch for several days , as he
has been having the mumps.
Mrs. N. N. Bishop is running
Mrs. Gallon's incubator at pres
Frank Callen , of Galloway ,
was in these parts recently.
Harry Ash's brother , who has
been helping him for a couple of
weeks , has returned to the city.
The roads have been greatly
improved by being graded east
from the school house for nearly
This community now boasts
of a rural free delivery.
Walter Cole is now the owner
of a fine new driving team.
Mr. N. N. Bishop's father re
mains in about the same condi
tion , which is very poorly.
A. J. Routh , B. B. Sands and
Fred Pershall , have all purchased
new corn planters.
E. B. Barber has been doing
some "noble" work along the
line of putting fences across the
Roscoe Callen arrived here last
week from St. Louis after an ab
sence of four months. He made
a business trip to Callaway on
Friday and returned Saturday ,
caving Monday afternoon for
Seneca to work and live on his
laim this year.
Real Eastate Transfers.
Gee A Curson et al to
Harvey S Mahan , lots
22 23 and 24 in blk 36
in Callaway $225 00
Mrs A McMillen to John' '
Datis , all blk 10 in
Ira P Mills to Lucinda
Mills , parcel in 5 17 25 1 00
Lincoln Land co to T C
Berry , lots 789 and 10
in blk 6 Ansley 31500
Albert Lindley to James
Lindley , 240 acres in
sec 26 25 tp 19 R 22. . .2000 00
James Lindly to Albert
Lindly , 560 acres in sec
24 25 tp 19 22 3000 00
Chas W Bassett to Gee
W Troyer , parcel in 30
1723 1 00
John Keogh , single , to
Anton P Dobesh , lots
4 5 and 0 in blk 3 1st
add to Ansley 500 00
Albert L Pinkley to An
ton P Dobesh , all of blk
2 in A. F. Pinkley's
add to Ansley 650 00
Sadie E Whitehead , sin
gle , to Joseph H May ,
160 70-100 acres in 7
14 18 4600 00
Clarence Mackey to Nan
cy A Htrickler , 360
acres in 7 1418 1150 ' 00
Walter Scott to Thos B
Russel , lot 2 in blk 11
in Anselmo 50 00
Lincoln Land co to Thos
B Dussell , lot 1 in blk
11 original town of An-
seltno 50 00
Berton C Empfield to G
E Russell , lot no 1 in
blk 19 original town of
Anselmo 100 00
Gertrude Great ct al
to Fred Ehert , s)4 of
lot 3 all of L 45 6 and
7 s # of lot 8 B 93 600 00
Horace D Huntington to
Win B Kennedy , lots 7
and 8 in blk 16 J P
Gaudy's add B Bow. . . 445 00
Jay Hastings to Chas T
Boggs , 160 acres in 6
20 25 2000 00
B C Empfield to Jay Has
tings , 160 acres in 6 20
25 1800 00
Ada Woods and husband
to Sebastian Neth , 80
acres in 4 16 21 650 00
Peter Troutrnau to Fred
Joldrman , lot 7 in blk
29 R R add to Callaway 700 00
Chas E Mickle to Auselyn
D Pickel , 80 acres in 17 j
18 17 1000 00
P B Mooncy to O H
Mooncy parcel in blk 3
Lincoln's add to Ans
ley 200 00
State ot Nebr to Chas
Stone , 160 acres in 16
1325 3300 00
John L Island to Robt
F Hemkin , 160 acres in
14 13 17 4500 00
[ * he Union Land co Jno
McGuigan , lot 2 in blk
32 inOconto 70 00
lans Johnson to John II
F Cynack and Henry J
B , 240 acres in 33 13 24 6000 00
Patrick McMahon to C
McMahon , 160 acres in
28 1323 3000 00
Ella L Rceder and Henry
JReeder to Chas R Dun
ning , 320 acres in 9 16
20 11200 00
worentz Rustad to Henry
Trotnbley , 160 acres in
15 18 19 1000 00
The U'n. Land co to Guy
Samson , lots 678 and
9 in blk 28 in Oconto. 100 00
Iravina L Allen and hus
band to Lucy Newman ,
lots 1 and 2 in blk 8 R
E Allen's add to Ar
nold 120 00
Nancy Robertson , single ,
to Daniel S Bobrer , lot
7 in blk 10 R E Allen's
add to Arnold 50 00
avina L Allen and hus
band to S E Gubbe lot
no 1 in blk 1 in R E
Allen's add Arnold. . . . 75 00
MD Welch to AII Smith ,
lot 14 in blk 15 in Ber-
wyn 150 00
\ LEGAL NOTICES
ORDINANCE NO : 02 ,
An ordinance vacating to the use of the
Chicago , iiurllngton and Qulncy Railroad
Company , all that part of what was for
merly North Railway Street In Railroad ad-
lltlon to Broken Uow , lying soutli of the
southerly line of blocks one hundred seven
(107) ( and one hundred eight ( IDS ) In Groat's
iddltlon to Uroken How and a part of
North First Avenue , and the alleys In said
blocks one hundred seven (107) ( and one hun
dred eight (108) ( .
lie it ordained by the Mayor and the
louncil , of the City of liroken Jlow , Custer
County , Nebraska :
Section 1 , All that part of what was for
merly North Hallway Street In Railroad Ad.
dltion to lirokcn How , lying south of the
Houtherly line of blocks one hundred beven
(107) ) and one hundred eight (108) ( ) In Groat's
Addition to Ilroken Uow , and all that part
of North First Avenue and the alley ti > block
one hundred eight (108) ( bouth of the north
line extended west of lots four and five ( \
and 5) in block one hundred eluht (108) ( ) In
Croat's Addition to Uroken How and all that
part of the alley In block one hundred seven
(107) ( ) south of the north line of lots three and
Jive (3 ( and 5) ) In block one hundred seven
(107) of Qroat's Addition to Uroken How , be
and the same are hereby vacated to the use
of the Chicago , Iiurllngton and qulnry
ttallroad company for railroad purposes
Section 2. This ordinance shall take ef.
feet and be In force from and after Us pas
sage , approval and publication as required
by law. w. A. OKOUOK ,
( Seal ) Mayor.
E. S. HOLCOMII ,
Clerk. M 131
NOTICK OF PETITION
Estate of Joseph A. llabcock , deceased , In
County Court of Custer County , Nebraska ,
The State of Nebraska , To all persons ln >
tercstcd In said estate , take notice , that a pe
tltlon lias been filed for the appointment ol
George W. Habcock as administrator of
said rotate , which has been bet for hearing
herein , on May 20 , 1009. at 10 o'clock a. m.
Dated April 30 , 1909. A. H. HDJUMUIEV ,
azs-mis-u. County Judge.
Farm and City loans at lowest
rates , u-ll-tf JAMBS LRDWICH.
GRAIN AND COAL
feed in huge and small quantities at both wholesale
and retail ,
Special attention given to filling orders for coal
in any quantity.
Broken Bow , - - Nebraska
BROKEN BOW ABSTRACT CO. BONDED
Farm Loans Quickly Closed
I. A. RENEAU
Baldwin Nut and Lump
Cannon and Nigger Head Coal
WE ALSO NOW HAVE NICE PEA COAL 1
C3r Ha T7TO.r J3L01T HaTtoDT O 0.
fF YOU have a snap in a farm , or ranch for sale
list with mo. 1 f yon want to buy a snap in a
farm or ranch come and see me. Phones , of
fice 42 , residence , 129.
She's Cured Thousands
Given up to Die.
Practicing Aleopathy , Homeopathy , .
Elcctiic nnd General Medicine.
liy request will visit professlaually
Grand Central Hotel ,
returning every four weeks. Consul her when
the ODDOttunltv. U at baud
DR. CAIylHVnijIj liiiutb ner tiractico to tlie
special I rent in cut of diseases of the Kye , Kar ,
sc , Throat , LunifH , L'einalu Disisasen.
Diseases of Children and all Chronic , NurronH.
and Surtrlcal Diseases of a curable nature ,
tCarly consumption. HronchitiH , ItrunclilaV
Catarrah , Chronic Catarrah , Head-Ache , Con
stipation , Stomacho and Itowel Troubles.
KheumatlHin , Neuralula , Sclotlca , llrlKht& '
Disease , Kidney Diseases , Diseases ol the
Mvrr and Itladder , Dlz/iiiieKs. Nervousness ,
Indigestion , Obesity , Interuptcd Nutrition.
Slow Growth In Children , and all uvtstlnir
Diseases In adults , Deformities. Club-feet ,
Curvanture of the Spine , Diseases of the Itrala ,
Paralysis , Kpilepsy , Heart Disease , Dropsy ,
Swelling of the Mmbs , Stricture , Open Sores ,
Pain In the Hones , Granular nulartrement ) , and
all loiiK-btaudlutr diseases property treated.
HLOOD AND SKIN DISEASES.
Pimples , IllotchcR , Hruptlons , I.lver Spots
Fallniir of the Hair. Had Complexion. I2czema ,
Turuat Ulcers , Hone Pains. Hladder Troubles ,
Weak Hack. Hiiniliik' Urine , 1 'ass Ink' Utlne
too often , The elfrcts of constitutional sick
ness or the takinir of too much injurious medi
cine receives searching treatment , prompt
relief and a cure for life.
Diseases of Women. Irregular Mcnstratlou ,
Kalllnir of thu Womb , Hearinir Down Pains ,
Female Displacements I.ack of Sexual Tune ,
Leucorrhea , Sterility or Harrenness , consult
Dr. Caldwell and slio will uhciw them thu cause
of their trouble and tile woy to become cured.
CANCUKS. ( iOITKK , riSTUfcA , I'lhKS.
and enlarged Klands treated with the subCutaneous -
Cutaneous Injection method , absolutply with
out pain and without the loss of a drop of
blood , Is ono of her own dKcoverius and U
really the most siJi-nllflc and ccaalnly burr
euro nu-thod of this an vancej niru. Dr. Cad
well ha- , practiced her profession In BOIIID ol
the largest liosplla't-s throughout the country.
She has no superiur in tre.itiui ; and diaunoh-
nit of diseases , ilcfurmllitu , etc. Siiu has
lately opciu'd an olhco In Omaha , Nebraska.
whcro nhu will KI cuj a poit'on ' of each tvruk
trcaimt : lur many paiif-ls. N" incurable
casea accepted for Irt'atn.eiu. Consultation ,
examination and advicu one dollir to thuiu
Dr , Ora Caldwell & Co. ,
Omaha , Neb. Chicago , III.
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