The Falls City tribune. (Falls City, Neb.) 1904-191?, July 28, 1905, Page 4, Image 4

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Falls City , Nebraska , post ollicc , Janu
ary 12 , 1'XU , under tlic Act of Conjjrest
of'March 3. 187' .
Published every Friday at Falls City ,
Nebraska , by
The Tribune Publlihinrt Company
One year 51.00
Six months. . 60
Three months 35
I lirniliy niitiiuiiico myKcIf n ciinilldmn for
county cliirK , MiliJi'Cl to Iliu ilcuMon of thu
rrpiicFloiin county con vein Inn.
1 licri.'liy nnmimiro myself HH it cumllilnto
for tlm nomination for County .liultfo milijrct
to tlio iipprovnl of tlui llcpiilillciin County
1 lit'rrliy iinnounco myself n cnmllclnto for
county clerk fubjoct to tliu decision of HID
rvi'iibllciin county coinuntlon.
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Falls City's Needs.
Falls City is a mighty good
town , but it can be made n great
deal better.
What it needs is a little more
enterprise and a little less knock
What is the matter with a Sat
urday afternoon band concert ?
Why can't we have seats and
resting places in the court house
square ?
Why not let the rural telephone
companies do business here ?
Many farmers will cut out the
mail order houses if wo show
them we are willing to do the
fair thing.
Why not stop the gambling
here , not by appealing to the
governor and thus advertising
our present immorality , but b } *
making the proper complaints to
Mr. James , the county attorney ?
James has shown a disposition
to measure up to the duties of
his office and is one law officer
who is not bound hand and foot
b * anti-election .
} - promises.
The Tribune feels that all law
ful business should be encouraged
so long as it remains a lawful
business and is conducted in a
lawful way. We do not feel ,
however , that gambling , which
is an unlawful business , should
be permitted in this city. That
there arc gambling rooms here
nobody dares dispute. The law
officers of this city have taken an
oath to enforce the law. Why don't
they do it ? It will help our town ;
it will m.'ike it a more inviting
place for people seeking a home
in which to rear and educate
children. It will make Falls
City a good place in which to
These are among Falls City's
Will someone please invent a
bugless porch light ?
If you know of a friend or
neighbor who does not take The
Tribune , give him your copy this
week and ask him the question :
Is it worth a dollar a year ?
The Tribune believes that the
county board did just right
in giving the News the tax list.
It is the paper representing the
political sentiment of the major
ity of the board , and does the
work for one-half the money the
law would give it. It tlie time
comes , as it surely will , when the
board is republican , The Tribune
will expect and will doubtless be
given the work. The poor news
paper man is entitled to some
consideration , and we are glad
that the board has done the right
thing with the tax list.
The candidacy of V. G. Lyfortl
for regent is meeting with an en
thusiastic reception , not alone in
Richardson county , but througl
the state at large. Letters havt
been received from some of tin
most prominent politicians am
university men iti the state prom
ising their assistance and co-oper
ation. The southeast corner o
the state sends more than its ful
proportion of students to th
state university , and it has neve
had representation on the boar
of regents. The time has com ;
for this corner to be recognize
and Mr. Lyford is eminent ! ,
fitted to be the candidate throng !
whom recognition will come.
Xevc-r in the history of Kich-
anlson county has tlicre been a
crop prospect equal to the pres
ent. A drive through the sev
eral precincts in the east end
discloses the most wonderful view
that anyone could desire. Corn
is king , and during this season is
the worst tyrant extant. The
farmers arc giving1 the monarch
the proper attention , however ,
and the winter will find Richard
son county in a more prosperous
financial condition than ever be
fore in its history. The Tribune
predicts for the Falls City mer
chants the best trade they have
ever had , for the Richardson
county farmer more of comfort
and enjoyment than has been his
lot heretororc. "For these and
all thy blessings may the Lord
make us truly thankful. "
A street fair is a consumate
nuisance , of course , but it is lots
of fun for tin1 children. There is
something about the glare of
lights , the hoarse voice of the
barker , the moving crowd that
appeals to a child. While the
management of the company now
exhibiting in Falls City is every
thing that could be desired , and
has given the people a clean en
tertainment , this is probably the
last street fair that Falls City
will see. They are going out of
date. Cities like Beatrice , Hast
ings and Grand Island refuse
them the rights of the principal
streets , and charge them as much
as $1,000 , to show on the back
streets. Falls City will eventu
ally do the same , and these inin-
ature Coney Islands will pass us
up. Then will the voice of the
speeler and the hot tomalic man
pass into silence unwept , unhon-
ored and unsung.
Mollie HiuiiKkcr wits the guest
of iloiia Gingery Sunday last.
Ilermiin Loenning and Jess
llarshburger spent Sniulny lust
with Hay Ilicks.
Lera Elmore was the guest of
her sister , Mrs. .Frank Donglnnd ,
one day last week.
Mrs. Abe noagland and HOU ,
End , spent Sunday lust with rein-
liven in this vicinity.
Lulu AlcNeely and .less Glathnr
wore Sunday visitors at the homo
of Frank Ilieks and family.
Walter McGlentoek and wife
wore Sunday visitors at the home
of Mrs. M. S. Loeuning and
Cleveland Cope drove over to
Table Hock last Sunday and was
the guest of G. W. Meyers and
Stella Leech was a Peru visitor
this week.
Abbie Leech was the guest of
the Misses Phillips this week.
Garley Nidn , of Diller , is visit
ing 0. 13. Gridlery and family.
Louis Mayer and family attended -
ed the funeral of Fred Harding.
.lohu Mayer and family , of Au
burn , visited his parents here last
Stellu Leeeh is spending the
latter part of the week at the Au
burn ehautauqua.
Mrs. Georgia Modeller , of Du
Bois is visiting friends and rela
tives in this vicinity.
Mrs. Grant ShurtletV returned to
her homo in Omaha after a font
weeks visit with relatives here.
A number of Pleasant View
people are planning to attend the
Epworth League assembly at Lin
Mrs. Kile and children who have
been visiting Mrs. 0. 13. Sumner
returned to her homo in Knnsiu
L. City Wednesday.
M. E. Conference.
The annual conference of Uu
M. E. church will be in Falls Citj
Sept. 19. Tuesday evening Sept
19 Bishop Hamilton will lecture
The great interest of the churcl
of Southeast Nebraska will Ix
e looked after and 200 preacher ;
stationed for the year. Le
Falls City look forward to this
h occasion as a notable event of th <
John Kunaly is reported quite
sick at this writing.
Kay IIart visited friends in
Preston Sunday evening.
Chas. McMahan and family
drove to Falls City Monday.
David Sjeigler transacted
business in Falls City Monday.
S. W Curie and "Frank Simoiis
were Falls City visitors Mon
Mrs. II , L. Jackson is visiting
with relatives in Shicldy Neb. ,
this week.
Mrs.Louise Plant of Maitland
Mo. , is visiting friends in Kulo
this week.
Quite a number of our citizens
attended the carnival at Falls
City this week.
II. M. Edgecomb has beauti
fied his residence by adding on
a handsome porch.
Mrs. llrown nf Nebraska City
is visiting her brother Clyde
Adams of this city.
Mrs Niola Anderson of Hum-
boldt is visiting her parents
Mr. Easter and wife this week.
Mrs. Emma Wallace and Hattie -
tie Hart were Shopping in Falls
City Tuesday returning "Wednes
Conductor Kyan and wife left
Monday for Nebraska City
where they will visit relatives a
N. A. Karmoade has moved
back on Skunk Ridge having
purchased the Joe Boyd pro
1. M. Gustapson and Bill Hinton -
ton of Wyinore put in a drain
box at one of the water tanks
this week.
Section Boss Wake ot Fortes-
cue Mo. , was in Kulo this week
assisting S. Hayes in putting
in new switches.
K. A. Coupe and wife of Falls
City and Mrs. O'Brienof McCook
were the guests of R , S. Coupe
and wife , Sunday.
Chas. Miller returned home
Friday from Oklahoma where
he spent the past three months.
He is well pleased with the
countr } ' .
Mose Frederick is making
> < ouie improvement in his luin-
jer yards in the way of filling
in and grading and cutting out
some trees.
Osem Bryant of Rush Bottoms
toms Mo. was transacting busi
ness in Rule this week. Osem
says he lost forty acres of corn
on account of the overflow.
Mr. Osborn and wife of Elk-
liart Indiana , are visiting with
G. L. Belpere and wife. This
is their first trip to this country
Mr. Osborn is highly impressed
with Nebraska.
Leeds and Davis have erected
temporary building on the alley
back of the burnt district and
have opened up their saloon
again until permanent quarters
can be located.
Mrs. Thompson died at the
home of her daughter Mrs. Win-
terbottom of Rule , Friday morn
ing. Funeral Saturday morn
ing at the Catholic church. The
deceased was 83 years of age.
She was a native of Kentucky
and came to Nebraska in 1807.
Mrs. Thompson has been con-
lined to her bed for nearly seven
years. The bereaved family
have the sympathy of this com
Ed Davis and Judd Carpenter
met with quite an accident last
Sunday evening.While out for n
drive with two of their lady
friends when going down a hill
one of the breast straps broke
letting the tongue drop to the
ground. This frightened the
horses causing a runaway com
pletely wrecking the carriage ,
which was owned by our livery
man Mr. Bunker. The occti
pants escaped uninjured excepi
a shaking up.
Dr. Win Boose of Emerson
Neb. arrived in town Wednesday
night for a visit at the home oi
his father , Win Boose.
Mrs. E. S. Norton made a
visit to Auburn the tirst of the
John Dvorak of Omaha was
here Sunday visiting his mother
and friends.
Power Bros , have commenced
the erection of their sheep shed
n.tar the depot.
A new cement crossing is be
ing built at the south of the
public square.
Agent Howell and wife left
Tuesday for a trip to the Paci-
tie coast points.
Attorney Anderson spent sev
eral days at his home in Tecutn.
sell the past week.
Miss Sarah Edie spent sever
al clays with friends at Bern ,
Kansas this week.
Mrs. Ford and son , left Tues
day for a visit to their former
home at Waverly , 111
Leonard Manning returned
home Saturday from a stay of
several weeks in Missouri and
Fred Fisher and wife spent
the week at their farm near
Beaver City in the western part
of the state.
B. L. McCullough and wife of
Ilavelock were in the city over
Sunday the guests of M. C.
Davis and wife.
Rev. L. R. Smith left the iirst
of the week for DeSoto Kansas
on a visit to his mother who
was quite sick.
Mrs. Gus Wonrow returned
home Tuesday from a several
days visit to her daughter , Mrs.
Walter Green , residingat Firth.
Nettie Keiser and Mary Hayes
went over to Pawnee City Sun
day where they spent the week
with their aunt , Mrs. Bell Hall.
Nellie Stalder who had been
ere for a week visiting her
randparents , J. A Frey and
vife returned to her home near
Mrs. Win. Cloefelter of Peru
, vho had been here for % a couple
f weeks visiting her daughter
Mrs. Will Crawford returned
lome Friday.
Uncle Dick Mitchell and wife
came in Monday from their
arm east of town and took the
rain for Long Island , Kan. , on
: i visit to relatives.
Ella Wilson , of Kansas City
Mo. , arrived here Sunday on a
visit to her parents north of
the city. She is employed as ;
stenographer at the above place
Rev. J. II. Beery and wife re
turned home Monday from r
several weeks sojourn on the
Pacific coast visiting their soi
harles and wife , atSeattle and
the fair at Portland.
Louie Stalder and hi.- father
rom south of town made a trij
to St. Joseph this week where
the latter consulted a specialist
n regards to his health which
has been failing him for
year past.
The farm home of Fred Rice
and family south of town was
struck by lightning during
Saturday evening's storm and
a lire started but prompt atten
tion' irom members of the family
prevented serious damage.
W. B. Alexander of Dawson
was in this section Saturday
lookingafterhispolitical fences.
He is aspirant for the republi
can nomination for county clerk
and is receiving much encour
agement in the west end pre
Elzie Tinker of Douglas Ari
zona is in the city renewing the
acquaintance of former friends.
It is twelye years since he and
and his parents Dwight Tinker
and wife , left this city tor the
west where for a few years they
resided at Norton Kansas.
Messers John Frankhatiser
accompanied by John Rice left
Monday on a journey to their
boyhood homes near Bern Swit-
land. Both are prominent Swiss
farmers in this section and
a large number of their neigh
bors and friends were at the
station to witness their depar-
IF you have any money on
deposit in our : : : : :
Children's Department
We would be pleased to have you either bring1 or send
in your BANK BOOK on or about the
The First Day of August
as we desire to compute your interest up to that date
and either credit same on your account and let it draw
interest the same as your other deposits , or pay it to
you in CASH.
Falls City State Bank
W. E , DORUNQTON , Pros. W. A. GHKKNWALD , Cushler
T * . J. GIST , Vice Pres. GUY P. GllKKN'WALD , Asat Cashier
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Just Come and See i
The largest and best line of buggies , surries and
bike Avagons in the city , and we are making some very
low prices on them for the next 21 days. Call and
see them before buying. We will also sell you rid
ing plows at actual cost.
Remember , we are not going out of business , but we
want to close out some as we have too many on hand.
We also always have a big line of Windmills , Pumps ,
and Pumping Engines on hand. Just call and see
them before buying. Our prices are right on this line
of goods and we can save you money. Don't forget
th have W. C. Shinn Lightning Rods put on your
building. They are the best and our prices are the
best. Call and see us before buying. We can save
you money. Your's truly , |
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A message was received here
Tuesday telling of the drown
ing of Charles Kleber , a former |
Humboldt boy in a river near )
Colfax , Washington. The1
young man was a grandson of
Mrs. John Gerdes and left here
some months ago for Shokane ,
Wash. , where he engaged in the
restaurant business.
A half dozen well known
ladies with lunch basket drove
out to a farm on Long Branch
northwest of town one evening
recently to spend a few hours '
n the timber. They plucked a !
'ew wild gooseberries there and j
eturnecl home pleaded with the
outing. On the following day
the owner of the farm was in
town and accosted the husbands
of the ladies and claimed dam
ages of $10. for trespassing on
his property. The money was
promptly paid and the ladies
in the future be more particular
no doubt as to where they go
Farmers Day at Salem.
Tuesday , August 15 , will be
Farmers day nt the Salem Inter
State Clmntauqim assembly.
At 2:30 : p. m. on this date , Prof.
Samufl Avery , of the Nebrnskn
university will give his lecture on
"Corn Breeding. " The stale-
ments made in this lecture are
based on actual experiment and
test and will bo of interest and
benefit to all. Everyone interested
in the production of corn should
hear this lecture.
There will be four departments
this year wherein oil may take
some pnrt. Bible study , Sunday
school work , W. C. T. U. and
Women Suffrage association. All
of these departments are under
the management of experienced
leaders and they will use every
endeavor to make their depart
ment hour of interest and profit to
all patrons. Everybody is welcome -
come and invited to take some
part in the departments. It
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J. C. Tanner is numbered among
the sick ones.
David Clajk of Vcrdon was in
town Tuesday.
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Will Riley of Dawson was in
town Wednesday.
Alvin Byrd of Stella visited the
street fair Wednesday.
Mrs. Siles and son of Dawson
spent yesterday in this city. ;
A. A. Tanner and family were
down from Humboldt Wednesday.
The consciousness of duty done ,
is the highest icwarcl of effort.
Now is the tim to subscribe , f i
Hayden Prater will come up
from St. Joe this evening to spend
a few days with relatives.
Ray Meyers returned home on
Wednesday evening from a sever
al weeks stay in New York.
For Sale.
Two registered Hereford male
enlves. yearlings past. Wrjte , Will
Skalnk , Humboldt Neb. tf.
Christian Church.
Bible School at 9:30. :
Preaching and Communion at
11. Sermon will be "An Old
Time Sermon. "
Junior Endeavor 3 p. m.
Y. P. C. E. , 7 p. m. Subject ,
"Missions in Japan. "
At S p. m. subject "The Unveiled -
veiled Vision. "
You will be made welcome to
these services.
J. Croncnberger , Minister.
Child not Expected to Live from One
Hour to Another , but Cured by
i Chamberlain's Colic , Cholera. a.nd '
Diarrhoea. Remedy.
Ruth , the daughter of E N. Dewey ,
of Agnewville , Vu. , xvas seriously 111 of
cholera Infantum last summer. "Wo
gave her up and did not expect her to
live from one hour to another , " ho
says. "I happened to think of Cham
berlain's Colic , Cholera and Diarrhoea
Remedy and cot a bottle of It from the
Store. In five hours I saw a change I
for the better. Wo kept on giving it '
and before she had taken the half of
one small bottle she was well. " This
remedy is for sale at Kerr's drug store.
Dr. R. (
over King's Pharmacy. j