The Falls City tribune. (Falls City, Neb.) 1904-191?, February 26, 1909, Image 5
THE COMERS AND COERS HAPPENINGS OF INTEREST TO YOU AND ME What Your Friends and Their Friends Have Been Doing the Past Week. — Eat Sowles Candy. Dr. Wilson, Wahl’s building. Dr. Tefft, Dentist. Maddox block, opposite court house Miss Maggie Faller is visiting in St. Joe this week Mrs. H- R. Miner was a Lin coln visitor this week. Three or 4 cases of measles are reported near this city. Joe Culp of Hooper, Colo., is visiting relatives in this city. Mrs. D- M. Davies spent a part of last week with relatives at Verdon Miss Elizabeth Culp of St. Joe visited her sister Mrs.Grant Win dle this week. Miss Helen Martin went to Au burn Sunday to spend a few days with Miss Eustice. Steve Miles spent last week in Kansas City, where he was look ing after some business. Ot Timerman came up from St. Joe the latter part of the week and spent a few days with friends. J. Ouimby Hossack came down from Omaha and spent Sunday with his parents John Hossack and wife. George Slocum and wife of Stella were guests at the home of J. L. Slocum the latter part of the week. Hiawatha boasts of 9 rural mail carriers and all wearing uniforms. The uniforms arrived just last week. Mrs. M. E. Yost of Hiawatha claims the honor of hearing Lin coln's memorial address at Gettys burg battlefield Ralph Jcnne enjoyed an annual ball, given by a fiaternity, of which he is a member, at Lincoln last Friday night. The congregation of St.Mary s Catholic church of Dawson have received an order for the erection of a convent at that place, to be ready for use next fall. G. A. Hansel and his son-in law, Will Richards have decided to sell out at Salem and arc going to Oregon to make their home They expect to leave some time in March. Miss Lois Spencer returned the latter part of the week from Arkansas, where she was helping care for an aunt who was very sick. The climate did not agree with Miss Spencer and physicians advised her to return home. G. A. Jorn of Verdon was in the city the latter part of the week and made the Tribune a call. He informed us he bad one of the best public sales held in this section and was more than pleased with it. He and his fam ily left Tuesday for their new home in Norcatur, Kansas. This county will miss an enterprising and industrious farmer like Mr. Jorn. At ttiawatna ivionuay, me cuy joined in celebrating the birthday of one of its residents who was 100 years old that day. The old lady is very well but quite feeble and tires easily. It was a pleas ure to her on this occasion to welcome all her friends. The children all visited her from 3:30 to 4 o’clock, and the older ones at different hours. She is known to all Brown county as “Auntie Rice.” This birthday gathering will be long remembered by those who attended. Good Morning EYES SELDOM CROW BETTER WITHOUT HELP My “Made-to-Order Classes" are a positive help and a permanent PLEASURE. Geo.W.Reneker,0.1).,M.D. Eye. Ear, ^fose and Throat Falls City. Neb. Hexamethylenetetramine Tbe above is tbe name of a German chemical, which is one ol tbe many valuable ingreaient- of Foley's Kidney Remedy. Hexamethylenetetramine is recognized by medical text hooks and authorities as a uric acid solvent and antiseptic for the urine. Take Foley’s ; Kidney Remedy as soon as you notice any irregularities, and avoid a serious malady. Kerr's Pharmacy. Max Werner left this week for Nebraska City where he accepted a lucrative position with F. W. Cleveland iV Son. Max has been in their employ 2 greater part of the time for several year s, although since they sold their business here he has been one of R. A. Dittmar's leading clerks. He will be greatly missed in this city as he was very popular in the social world and was one of our leading musicians. He will make his home with F. W- Cleveland and family at that place. Mrs. J. M. Jellison has been ap pointed district deputy for the Highlanders, and has already started her work. On Saturday night accompanied by the local Highlander drill team she went to Howe where a large class was initiated. Mrs. Jellison has been an active worker in that order for a number of years and we are sure as a deputy she will accom plish much good. The Knights of Pythias will commence work at once on their new castle at Lincoln that will cost $17,000. It is to be complet ed bv September 1st. The build ing will be of brick and stone and will be tbe business head quarters for the Lincoln lodge The Boston Ideal Opera Co. presented “Olivette’ at the Geh* ling theater Thursday night. The house was well filled and many people from Verdon and Salem were present. Prof. A. Wataek and Wm. Nor ton came down from Humboldt Tuesday and assisted Werner’s orchestra in furnishing music for the Ilighlan-’er dan t that even ing. Mrs- Edwin '-Vilcos returned this week to her home in Bur lington, Col., after spending sev eral weeks in this city with her mother. Mrs. M. ns. Mrs- Josephine Stains of -'alem attended the teachers meeting held here Saturday. She was a guest at the home h Samuel Prater while in town. James Sinclair and. wife of Preston were in the n enroute on a visit to the formers i>-ter, Mrs. G. W. Li in good at Wy more. Frank McCoy wife and chil dren of Havelock were :n the city this week at the home of their aunt, Mrs. J. H. Pecbt. Mrs. Sarah Marburger and Mrs. J. B. Davis of Humboldt are visiting in ^his city at the home of George Schmel. el. Cleon Peck and wife are the parents of a baby boy, win ar rived at their home the latter part of last week. Mrs. Kose Schieretb and two sons spent a part of the wee;- in Humboldt visiting the mmer’s daughter. II. Fergusen and wife of Lin coln spent several days in the city guests at the home of Geo. Prater. Mrs. Kwalt returned this week from an extended visit to her sort George at Galveston, Texas The Highlanders gave a social dance to the members and their friends Tuesday evening. Mrs. K- P. Thomas and baby returned from an extended visit with relatives in Kansas. J. E- Eeyda spent a few days in Weeping Water this week look ing after legal business The rural route men enjoyed a vacation Monday, it being Wash ington’s birthday Flora Albright spent a Jew days the first of the week with Lincoln friends. Archie McCoy has accepted a position as deputy for the Royal Highlanders. J. E. Spangler of Morrill, Ks-, is a guest at the home of Francis Stump. J. S. Heim was down, from Dawson Tuesday. George Jennings and wife spent Sunday in Salem. Mrs. J. W. Cullen was down from Verdon Friday. Howard Maze of Dawson was a business visitor here Tuesday Mrs. Minnick is «juite sick at the home of her daughter Mrs. Lydia Hinton. Dr. M- L Wilson is moving in the house across the street east from the library. Misses Russell and Newby of Salem were guests of Myrtle Kamel this week. Miss Louisa Deuchler visited her brother who is in a hospital in St. Joe last week. John Martin and wife of Lin coln attended the Giannini-Buth man wedding here Tuesday. Mr- and Mrs. Ed Fisher will build a house this spring just north of the W. 10- Dorrington home. Nellie Weaver of Verdon was in the city the latter part of the week visiting her cousin, Mrs, Jake Bloom. Mrs. Frank McDermand return ed to Kansas City this week after a two weeks visit with relatives in this city. Lost -A gold hunting case watch, name of owner in the back of case. Return to Harry Wamslev, and receive reward. * Josie Murphy who teaches At Humboldt and Lena Murphy of Rulo spent Saturday in this city with their sister Mrs. Dennis Mc Carty. Dr. E. A. Wolf and family re turned to this city the latter part of the week after spending sev eral weeks in Iowa with the for mer’s parents. Miss Hazel Prater, Messrs Floyd Firebaugh a n d Walter Spaeth will render an instrumen tal trio at the Sunday morning service of the Christian church. Mrs. W. E. Davis who has been visiting several weeks with her sister, Mrs. J. M. Jellison left this week lor a visit with rela tives at Ottawa, Kan., before re turning to her home in Washing ton. Mrs. E- E. Mettz and daughter Lucile will remove to Kansas City in the near future where the lat ter will attend an art school. Mrs. Mettz has rented her house furnished to Mr. and Mrs. W. S. Korner Monday being Washington's birthday, the Hag lloated from the court house, the banks and postoflice were closed. T h e scnools furnished appropriate ex ercises. churches gave socials and entertainments R. E. Bowman who has been in the confectionery business in Verdon for many years has sold his business and buildings to Sam Weddle. Mr- Bowman is well known all over the county. He was one of Verdon’s first post masters. An inspector in view oi locat ing the Odd Fellows home visited Auburn during the past week, lie said that there were about 20 places in the ^tate that were striving for the location of the home but the committee would sift all the candidates for the place down to four. Central City, Lincoln, York and Auburn are to be considered. Henry Rahif was surprised this week when he received two addi tional prizes from the state 'or corn which he had on exhibition at the National Corn exhibit held in Omaha in December. The first prize was secured on his Reed Yellow dent and the third on Diamond White- The an nouncements of tiie premiums hr secured were accompanied by a draft. He sells this seeci for S] .50 per bushel. J- IL Jones cf Pawnee was the victim of a peculiar accident at his home last week. He had closed a big real estate deal dur ing the day and that night was nervous and walked in his sleep. He fell through a window glass and 14 feet to the ground. He was badly injured, and it took many stitches to close the wounds. He is a large man and weighs about 235 pounds, and it is sur prising the fall did not kill him. Guy Crook iu company with two young tnen while returning from Humboldt Thursday even ing met with what might have proved to be «t serious accident. They were driving along just after dark in the automobile and west of Will Holts they missed the bridge and went into the ditch. No one was hurt but it was necessary to get a team to pull the machine out. Mrs. II. K. Poster and two daughters left Wednesday for Seward, where they will make their future home. Dr. went several days ago and Mrs. Foster has been visiting at the home of her father II. Lapp. Miss Carrie Greenwald li a s bought a photograph gallery at Plattsmouth and left this week for that place. She has had con siderable experience and is sure of success. Jack White, who is employed by the Burlington at Superior spent Sunday with numerous friends in this city. He was a former telegraph operator here. Mrs. W. II. Crook and Mrs. Abner McKee were called to Kansas City the latter part of the week by tlie serious illness of the latter's brother, Jule Schoenheit. Charles Hoferand wife were up from Kansas City the first of the week visiting his m any old friends. They were,guests at the home of Henry Hofer. Martha Heim of Dawson was in town Saturday. She was ac companied home by Miss Klima, one of the local teachers, who spent Sunday there. J. Fritsch and wife of Hum boldt were in the city the latter part of the week. The former had an operation performed on li is eye. Mr. and Mrs. Frances Martin left Monday for Council Bluffs, Iowa, where they will spend some time with their children. Herman Minnick came up from Atchison the first of the week and spent a few days with rela tives in this city. Misses Aikman, Pierce and Boeney of Rulo were among the teachers who attended the asso ciation Saturday. Mrs. T. J.Oliver went as tar as Lincoln Tuesday with her son Krrott who left that day for West Point. N. V. Mrs. C. H. Marion and Audrey went to Hiawatha Friday to spend a few days with relatives. A. K.Hofer and wife of Kansas City were in the city the tirst of the week visiting relatives. Lesley Leeds, breaks the record as a duck hunter for the season, bagging 31 Tuesday. Miss Hope Ward of Rulo spent Sunday in this city the guest of Wherry Lowe. James O Grady and wife came down from Dawson on business Monday. W. G. Hummel was down from Dawson Saturday on business. Mrs. James Powell is visiting relatives at Sabetha. Ks. The j Advance Guard of Spring Jewelry is now on exhibition at our store. We are always on the look-out for something new and beautiful, with the result that our stock is the most up-to-date in the city. The Hew Creations in Jewelry are found mostly in the green finish, with large cut stones--Amethysts To pazes. turquoises, etc., Which are very attractive and yet at peices that suit aft pocket books. Come in and ask to see the latest in Brooches. Belt pins Scarfpins, Fobs, Etc. A. E. JAQUET ‘ The Old Reliable” Royal BaKincr Powder Absolutely Pure Renders the food more wholesome and su perior in lightness and flavor. The only baking powder madr from Royal Grape Cream of Tartar. £ I*. C. Ivlwards spent Sunday in St. Joe. Good hay for horses $5 per ton. II. I. Hunt. George Harral of Humboldt was a visitor here Friday. Miss Mary Wertz returned from a visit to relatives in Missouri. Frof. E. K. Hurst is much bet ter and was able to attend school Monday. Dr. Ed Hays of Dawson spent Sunday with his mother Mrs A.E Gantt in this city. A nurse came from Omaha to help care for Mrs. James Cornell who is still very ill. Mr and Mrs. Guy Greenwald spent Sunday in Salem with their grandparents S. P. Gist and wife. Ed Simanton who has spent the winter in tin’s city with his par ents, ruturned Friday to Arizona. Mrs.Rose O'Rourke came down from Omaha and is visiting her parentsJas. McFarland and wife. Cale Evans and daughter of Decker, Montana, arc visiting his brother L. E Evans and family. The anti-horse thief associa tion who met at the Woodman hall Monday adjourned to meet March 8. Vet Simanton returned from South fiend, Indiana, Wednesday where he was called by the death of a sister. Mrs. J. W. Mower arrived from Minneapolis on a visit to her brother-in-law Samuel Mower and family. Miss Florence Judd spent Sun day at her home in Dawson. She lias charge of the tailoring school j in this city. Misses Ada and Maud Callahan and Norman Wilson of Atchison spent Sunday the guests of Miss Florence Beaucamp. Hue Gates returned this week from Gothenberg, Neb., and will visit her parents. G. W. Morris and wife a few days. Mrs. George Crocker returned to her home in Pawnee after spending some time with her pa rents, N B. Judd and wife. Mrs. Frank Gossett and little son returned to her home in Hor ton. Kansas. Sunday. She has spent the past two weeks in this city with her parents L. Snyder and wife. Father Fecnev of Auburn and Father Fa ugh ran were guests of Father Bex Friday and attended the entertainment given by the Knights of Columbus and Daugh ters of Isabella. Mrs. Mattie Dockborn under went a very painful operation at the home of her sister, Mrs.Grant Windle in this city Friday. The operation was entirely successful and the patient is resting nicely. Reavis Gist left Friday for Weeping Water where lie attend ed a house party at the Hungate home, lie also attended a social function at Plattsmoutli in com pany with members of the Hun gate family. Mrs. Bessie Hoppe who is vis iting relatives here from Chicago spent part of the week in Stella being called there by the serious illness of her nephew, Faming Hoppe. At this writing he is re ported some better. R E. Grinstead who was injur ed in a runaway at Salem last week has sufficiently recovered as to be able to come to this city Monday. He says that work is progressing nicely on the small dredge and it has begun to look like something was doing. A big souvenir edition of the Atchison Globe has reached this oflicc. The head line reads “The ‘Bittle Globe’ first appeared in 1S7H, with two pages, but today you are entitled to forty-four.' This edition is like everything else Howe sends out; the best that print shops afford. This week the ltohrer Bros, have moved their work shop back where their barn stood and have added to it and made many re pairs. They are now ready for a big spring business They sold their barn to J- II. Pecht last week. The shop was moved by Sperry A Son. Elmer Iloselton will hold a stock sale at Preston March 1. He offers 2H head of horses, 142 head of fine cattle. This is an excell ent opportunity to get just what you want in horse flesh at your own price. Remember the date Monday, March 1 at 10 o’clock. Carl Stoltz, the little son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Stoltz, living near Dawson, had a grain of corn removed from his ear by Dr. Wag gener last week. It had been in there for several days. The little fellow is the grandson of George Story of this city. Another coal mine will he open ed up on the Page farm near Peru in the near future. A company from Arizona will take charge of the work and pay a royalty of 10 cents per ton for all coal mined. Dr- and Mrs. Fast have made final arrangements to move to St. Joe, Mo-1 on March 1st. Dr. M. L- Wilson as Dr- Fast’s successor will continue to occupy the office rooms in the Wahl building Lowell Watkin? of Auburn, a former Ycrdon hoy, suffered a los by lire last .week. His barn and hen house, beside several dozen hens and a lot of fuel were de stroyed. Frank Schaiblc and wife re turned this week from California They have spent the past lew weeks there enjoying the beauti ful winter that section affords. Ira Swihart of near Superior enroute from Kansas City stopped here and visited at the homes of his brother-in-laws, Will Yeach and Arthur Harris. Mrs.Hazel Sherdam.ru of Hast ings arrived Monday and will -.pend some time with her mother Mrs. J. M. Jellison Auburn has had two fires re cently and now they are talking ; long and loud for water works | and fire protection. Joe Mead, wile and baby oi St. Joe arrived Monday for a visit to tho formers cousin Cas Mead and fainiiy. Miss Enid Levy returned to her home in Hiawatha last week after an extended visit with friends at Ouincy, 111. J. W. Dodds and sisters of Franklin precinct spent a few days with friends in this city the past w'eek. Dr. Wilson made a trip to Howe last week to examine the pros pective members of the Highlan der lodge. Miss Louise Plege is at Leban on, Kansas, visiting her brother, Louis Plege and family. Ed Jones retnrned the first of the week from a few days spent in Omaha. The little son of Mr. and Mrs. Harry Pence is very ill at their home. Bert Baker was a Peru visitor during the week.