The Norfolk weekly news-journal. (Norfolk, Neb.) 1900-19??, May 24, 1907, Page 5, Image 5
PITM NORFOLK WRKKLY NKWS.JOljJtttAL : KIN HAY. MAY 2-1. 1007 TO DISCUSS MEANS OF DEVELOP ING TRADE. TOWN HAS VAST TERRITORY Secretary C. C. Gow of the commer cial Club Addressed a Letter to Mer chants of the City Stating Purpose of the Meeting. [ From v incsdny's Dally. ] Norfolk merchants will nicot In the city hall tonight In response to a call from the Norfolk Commercial club. "How to Increase Norfolk's trailo" will ho the subject for discussion and a plan to further the trade Interests of the city will probably bo formulat ed. Today the following letter was addressed to Norfolk merchants by the special committee appointed by the club for the purpose of presenting to the merchants a plan for increasing Norfolk's retail trade : "There will bo a meeting of the merchants of Norfolk on Wednesday evening , May 22 , at the city hall at S. o'clock for the purpose of discuss ing the organization of the business men to encourage and stimulate the trade of outside towns. "Wo have a territory GO to 200 miles to the north and west and a certain distance to the cast and south of us that is distinctively our own , and by proper Inducements this trade can be kept and increased for Nor folk. "Free transportation to shoppers has proven a great success in Minneapolis , Sioux City and other cities , and ought to prove a good thing in Norfolk. "Will you not be present yourself and encourage others to como who may bo interested ? "Yours very truly , "W. R. Hoffman , "C. C. Gow , "Committee. " WEDNESDAY WRINKLES. Judge A. A. Welch of Wayne passed through Norfolk Wednesday morning on his way to Madison to hold a brief session of the district court prelim inary to the jury work next week. At Norfolk Judge Welch was joined by County Attorney Jack Koenlgsteln and Attorneys H. F. Barnhart , M. C. Ha- zen , Burt Mapes and M. D. Tyler. The district court jury has been called to meet at Madison on Monday. General Manager Walters of Omaha arrived In Norfolk Wednesday noon from an Inspection trip over the Deadwood - wood Ifne , leaving on the noon train for a trip over the Bonesteel branch accompanied by General Superlnten dent S. M. Braden and Superintendent C. H. Reynolds from this city. The visit to Bonesteel was merely for In spection purposes , It was stated. H. E. Close of Hoskins is In Norfolk today. John Anderson of Wayne is in the city today. E. B. Sherman was up from Colum bus yesterday. Gust Gartner of Belden was In Nor folk over night. J. D. Sturgeon was in Wlnslde and Carroll yesterday. Mr. and Mrs. Will Talbert went to Fremont yesterday. Morton L. Adams of Niobrara spent yesterday in Norfolk. Mr. and Mrs. F. E. West of Grand Island are In the city today. Hon. George L. Loomls of Fremont was In Norfolk this morning. M. F. Wolfe of Spencer was In Nor folk between trains yesterday. Charles Huddln of Gregory was a South Dakota visitor in Norfolk yes terday. Miss Lucile Watson of York Is in Norfolk the guest of her cousin , Mrs E. O. Meunt. Mrs. John H. Hulff and daughter Miss Gretchen , spent yesterday after noon In Pierce. Mr. and Mrs. A. J. Durland drove to Wlnside this morning. Dave Huston , a Ewlng real estate man , was in the city yesterday. C. J. Deupree and G. R. Seller re turned yesterday from a business trip to Nellgh. Dr. and Mrs. J. C. Myers and Mr and Mrs. Hart were Norfolk visitors In Battle Creek yesterday. E. P. Weatherby leaves this evening ing for O'Neill In his capacity as com mlssloner in bankruptcy proceedings Mr. and Mrs. J. P. Setzer of Neligl stopped in Norfolk yesterday. Mr Setzer is proprietor of the Atlantic hotel in Neligh. Father Thomas Wajsh was In Bloomfield today. Bishop Scannell o Omaha administers the sacrament o confirmation in Bloomfield today. F. F. Miller and family , who were called to Norfolk to attend the funera of the late Mrs. Tabor of Omaha , re turned yesterday to their homo in Utica. Rev. ' J. P. Mueller of thp Chris Lutheran church of Norfolk and Rev M. Schelps of Pierce left yesterday to attend a Lutheran conference a Martlnsburg. Miss Katherlne Witzlgmun of Dyers vllle , Iowa , and Miss Katherlno Wit zlgman of Norfolk wont to Battle Creek today to attend the Battle Creel high school commencement exercise this evening. Mr. and Mrs. John H. Hulff and daughter , Miss Gretchen , are plannlni to leave Norfolk during June for Call fornla , probably to make their homo In Los Angeles. Miss Gretchen Hulff is a member of this year's graduating class from the Norfolk high school. Miss Verena Nenow has roslgnet her position in the Johnson Dry Good tore to accept a position with the Norfolk Shoo store. Horn to Mr. and Mrs. Will Dean , a aughtor. The Hadar Concordla band will give concert In the fladar grove next Sunday. Mrs. Uallanlyno will entertain the Aid society of the Presbyto- Ian church tomorrow afternoon at o'clock. The Pioneer Hook and Ladder com- > any will hold a special meeting at ho city hall nt 7:80 : this evening for ho purpose of considering a plan to attach a swinging harness to the hook nd ladder wagon for special night orvlco. Campbell Bros , circus will arrlvo In Norfolk early Friday morning to pitch heir tents for two performances , af- orison and evening. Charles Klrchhoff Is building a ten ant house at G03 South Sixth struct , ust south of his own home. The louse Is constructed of artificial stone. A representative of an Ohio steel culvert company has been In Norfolk nqulrlng into the facilities that this city would offer as a distributing point for this territory. Mr. and Mrs. J. K. Boas very pleasantly - antly entertained a small company of friends at 0:30 : o'clock dinner last evening in their beautiful homo on Madison avenue. The marriage of Miss Jessie Waugh , .ho daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Norton Waugh of Omaha but formerly rcsl- lents of Norfolk , and Mr. Walter Moycr of Crawford , Nob. , occurred today - day at the homo of the bride's parents In Omaha. The Norfolk board of education will meet this evening in the Lincoln build ing for the purpose of passing final ipproval on the plans and speclfica Ions submitted by Architect John Lat- ensor of Omaha for the new high scltool building. Prices for "Tho Wizard of Wall Street , " a musical comedy that comes o the Norfolk Auditorium May 30 , vlll be 2Cc , 3Gc and COc. This is the company in which Mrsl Daye and laughter , Phyllis , formerly of Nor- 'oik , will be seen. Mr. and Mrs. N. A. Ralnbolt , Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Butterfield and Mr. and Mrs. D. Mathewson left at noon for Omaha where they go as guests of Mr. and Mrs. W. H. Bucholz at a house rnrty. They will return the latter part of the week. During their visit the Norfolk guests will see Maude Adams n "Peter Pan. " For the first time In Verdlgre's his tory that town had a tight lid last Sunday - day when Attorney Frank Lundak of Niobrara , on behalf of a number of Verdlgre women , filed papers forbid at Verdigre. The matter is said to have been kept very quiet but on Mon day it Is said one of the Verdlgre baleen - loon men went to Niobrara and prom Ised Lundak an egging. Mr. and Mrs. Stone of Chicago ar rived In Norfolk at noon for a visit with General Superintendent and Mrs S. M. Braden. Mr. and Mrs. Stone were met at Missouri Valley by Mr. and Mrs. Braden. Mr. Stone Is man ager of the mechanical portion of the Chicago Dally News and is the in ventor of remarkable improvements In printing presses. He is recognized as one of the most advanced press ex ports in the country. The officers of the new Red Men lodge in Norfolk were installed In of fice last night , the final steps in the organization of the new lodge being completed ta last evening's meeting. The new Red Men tribe in Norfolk has 'a ' list of thirty-two charter mem- hers. Col. J. G. Albright , the national representative of the order who orga nlzed the local tribe , left at noon for Lincoln to' organize a fourth tribe of the Red Men in that city. The Nebraska Newspaper Folding machine , of which C. S. Evans of Nor folk is the inventor and patentee , is now being manufactured at a printIng - Ing press factory at Adel , Iowa. A company was organized in Norfolk two or three years ago , of which Mr , Evans Is president , to nut the machine on the market and an attempt was made to have the machines built here The machines that are being built at Adel are said to be first class and are giving excellent satisfaction. They are being-put on the market in Iowa near the point of manufacture , ant as soon as those orders can be fillet a few of them will be brought to Nor folk for distribution around this pan of the country. The machine is salt to be of the simplest construction pos slble and just the thing for countrj olllces wlicro professional pressmen can not bo employed. Mr. Evans says he regrets that it was Impossible to establish a plant in Norfolk to bulk the machines , as It Is , he says , bount to grow into a good sized and sub stantlal Industry. J. H. Van Wagonen of Pierce , coun ty attorney of Pierce county , has suc ceeded in organizing an extensive theater booking circuit over several states which promises much for this portion of the west. It is known as the Van-Short theater booking circuit and through Its New York and Chicago cage agencies it will bo able to offer strong Inducements to the best com panies to come Into this part of the country. The Norfolk Auditorium , among others , Is Included In the cir cuit and will prove a strong factor In maintaining the prestige of the cir cuit. Norfolk will bo the headquar ters for the circuit In this section , though Mr. Van Wagenen at Pierce will manage the bookings from Pierce. The now circuit will bo able to secure a better class of attractions for this territory than in the past and to protect - tect theaters included in the circuit. Mr. Van Wagenen will have charge of the territory of Nebraska and South Dakota west of , the Missouri river. * CONSUL FLEMING AT YARMOUTH IS IN NORFOLK. APPRECIATES A COOL CLIMATE Alfred J , Fleming , For Some Time Pnst Consul at Aden In Southern Arabia , Is Visiting His Daughter , Mrs. W. R. Jones of This City. Alfred J. Fleming , American consul at Yarmouth In Novo Scotia , accompa < iled by his wife is in Norfolk on a visit . with their daughter , Mrs. W. R. loiies. Mr. and Mrs , Fleming nrajust ionic to America after a year's stay n the American consulate nt Aden ,11 , southern Arabia. Mr. Fleming's .rnnsfer to Yarmouth was only re cently announced by the state depart ment and ho has not yet visited his now post. Better Streets Than Here. . Coming from a land where the trop ical ' sun beats down on the earth and . where the temperature never drops below 72 degrees and shootn skyward " mill the thermometers break In de spair . , Mr. Fleming was in n ] x > sltlon to ' appreciate Norfolk's climate. But Norfolk does not outshine the Arabian city In all points. Aden , under the energetic influence1 of British rule , has bettor ' streets than Norfolk ! Food Comes In Caravans. Aden is a city of moro than 00,000 people ' on the Gulf of Aden. Planted on a narrow strip of land between the mountains and the sea In the sphere of British Inlluonco in southern Ara bia , Aden exists largely as a sea port. Here ships sailing through the Rod sea stop to take on coal , Ice or fresh water.co Is manufactured. Two plants also manufacture the wa ter supply , converting salt water Into the fresh article , which has a high commercial value In Aden. Food Is brought to Aden by the ships from over the seas and liy the caravans of camels from the Interior. Rain Almost Unknown. In Aden Mr. and Mrs. Fleming were the only Americans In a white colony of some 300 Europeans. American manufacturers are pushing their pro ducts Into Arabia but they are repre sented . by men from Europe who seem to stand the cllmnto better. On ac count of the precautions generally taken . the climate is healthy. In the Intense heat of the day the whlto people ple do not leave their offices and dwellings. When they do go about It IB In carriages of which there are some 500 of American manufacture. Tradition in Aden recounts a rain which fell some ten years ago. Transferred to Canada. Mr. Fleming found many pleasant features in the life in Arabia and was prepared to return after the lapse of his leave of absence but was notified on his arrival In Washington of his transfer to Yarmouth as consul in that Canadian city. Mr. Fleming was a newspaper man previous to his en try into the consular service three years ago. He was in Omaha for sev eral years during the exposition pe riod as a special writer on the World- Herald and at tht time of his appoint ment ' owned the Braymer , Mo. , Comet , which is now conducted by his son. Mr. Fleming's first service as consul was in Canada. Mr. Fleming will remain in Norfolk for ( about a week , leaving the city di rect for Yarmouth. Mrs. Fleming will remain ' in Norfolk for an extended visit with her daughter. BROTHERS OF MURDERED MAN TAKE CHILDREN. THE ESTATE AMOUNTS TO $15,000 Copple's Brothers Arrived at Pender and Said They Did Not Believe In Lynch Law No Complaint Is Yet Sworn Out Against Burke. Pender , Neb. , May 21. J. O. Copple , W. H. Copple , Elmer E. Copplo and W. W. Reed , the three former brothers of the late Walter Copple , who was murdered last werek , and the latter a brother-in-law , came to Pender and made application for letters of admin Istratlon for their brother's estate and guardianship of papers for the chil dren. J. O. Copple , formerly a county com missioner of this county , will be ap pointed to both positions. The cstl mated value of the estate is $10,000 with | 5,000 life insurance in favor o : the murdered wife and four older chll dren. During their stay In Pender the brothers stated to a number of parties that they were opposed to lynch law ind wanted Burke , alias HIgglns , to be tried and receive his Just deserts In the regular way. There is llttlo erne no excitement hero now. and It Is hardly probable that any effort wll be made to lynch the murderer when he Is brought to Pender for a'hearing No complaint has as yet been flle < here , and It Is possible that nothing will bo done for several days yet. KNIFE TO MAKE BOY GOOD ? Omaha Youth Will Have Growths Cu From Head to Cure Wickedness. Omaha , Neb. , May 22. Eight yea old Davy Markovltz , the hey who aim ply cannot be good , is to have a sur Aeon's knife Inserted Into his head to take the badness out of him. ThI vlll bo the first 1 1 mo thu Oiiiiiha jn- oiillo court has ordered a Hiirglntl up- ration to euro the dlHcnHo of tlolln- Davy has been before the court a lumber of times and has ben forgiven in his promise to bo good. When It unit ) to keeping the promise , how- vor , Davy always fnllud. Then physicians ( Uncovered that ad- nolil growths were pressing upward rom the nock and back of the IIOHO , nd , pushing against the brain , con- trlctliiK Its growth. The removal of IICHO Is not a dangerous operation , nd , It Is believed , will remove the IUIHO of the boy's wickedness , A HUNDRED BUMS GATHER TOGETHER - GETHER IN CHICAGO. SPEAKER FOUND UNDER TABLE One of the Bums Who Responded tea a Toast Was Ordered to Sit Down Because He "Works and Ain't Re spectable" Unique Assembly. Chicago , May 22. The hobos' ban- liiot , given by the Brotherhood Wei- are association at the Wludsor-Cllf- on hotel was a huge success dosplto ovenil llttlo drawbacks , such an the lonattendaiico of Washington Flat , the oastniaslor , who was driven out of own early In the afternoon by the tollce , and the departure of Phlludol- > hln Jack and the Dancing Kid for San Francisco before the beer WIIH erved. They explained that they had 0 catrli the 11:15 : "CJ" freight. Dr. Hen L. Rcltman and his aids in ho new organization has searched the ilghw.'ijH and byways of the city for 1 rcpri"u > ntatlvu gathering of hobos ind liiniiK and beggars and they found hem. Speaker Found Under the Table. Several Incidents marred the occa sion , but no one minded. Krcd the linn , who was down for a speech on 'Why 1 Hang Around Harrel Houses , " ricked up too many drinks before ho came to the banquet and was found mder the table when his nanio was called. "Shoestring Chase , " a pan- landlcr , scandalized his fellows when 10 was found improving the golden iccaslon by passing bis hat among he hotel guests during a lull In the mnquet. A No , One , known as the Absent Member ( "and never blamed the looze , hoys" ) , whoso name Is written on every water tank between New York and Boston , and Yoken-Whltney , mother professional hobo , threatened to depart at one stage of the. speechmaking - making because the speakers were 'not representative. " "Why , they dont' know the dlff be tween a hobo and a bum , " said A No. One. "I wouldn't associate with a snide that carries the banner. Why donjt they let a smart man talk ? " Works ; Ain't Respectable. Fred the Bum was called on , but could not respond , so his cliuni , the Rocky Mountain Lemon , got up to re spond. He started off nobly , saying : "They do not love who do not show their love , " but A No. One yelled : "Sit down. You're no hobo. You work. You ain't respectable. " So the Lemon sat down. Newport News. Newport , Neb. , May 20. Special to The News : The city fathers have served legal notice on the saloons and others not to sell or give vinous or splrltous liquors to certain parties who have fully developed appetites for that class of goods , Al Wlllerllng says that he pur chased COO fine horses on a recent trip wes * . The horses were raised by the late .Marcus Daly , the millionaire min er , and they come of good sires. They will be shipped to this place during the coming year. Rev. T. J. Peacock and family made an extended visit with relatives at Gregory , S. D. R. H. McKeown of Honey Creek , Iowa , who purchased the Wells hay farm , Is here to place a man on the property. Born to Mr. and Mrs. William Rog ers , a daughter. All Wlllerllng purchased the Myers' feed store of Casper Sol son , who re cently bought It of Mr. Myers. A fierce wind storm , accompanied by hall , passed north of this point Fri day evening at 5 o'clock. Tine first game of basket ball for the > season was played by the young ladles recently. NORFOLK TEAM WINS AT NELIGH Business College Baseball Club An- j nexes Another Victory. The Norfolk business college nine annexed another victory at Nellgh yes terday , winning from the Gates Acad emy nine. The final score stood 12 to S. Norfolk shut out Nellgh In the first three Innings but wild throwing let the score run up. The Norfolk bat tery was Haak and Landers. The business college nine was credited with three fast doubles during the game. The Norfolk players returned from Nellgh on the morning train. WILLIAM KILLEN VERY LOW. Norfolk Man Suffering From Tubercu losls In Colorado. A telegram was received by Mrs William Killen Tuesday morning announcing the very serious condl tlon of her husband , who Is ut I-nnmr , Col. Ho has been suffering with tuberculosis. Mrs. Killen Is , her self , quite 111 and was unable to leave for the bedside of her husband. THERE IS AN ANNAPOLIS CHANCE IN THIRD DISTRICT. FOR SOME BRIGHT YOUNG MAN Congressman J .F. Boytl of Nellgh Would Like the Nnmes of Any Young Men Ambltlotm for the Ap pointment to Annapolis. IK there a young man In the Third congressional district of Nebraska who wiiulH to bo appointed a midship man and take the government course of Instruction at the Annapolis naval academy ? This IH a question which CongroHii- man J. F. lloyd of Nellgh , who WIIH In Norfolk yesterday nftomoon , would like to have answered , For If there IH a young man owning such an am bition , and living in the Third con gressional district , Congressman lloyd Is going to give him the chance to "make good. " First of all , though , the young man must be able to PIIHH an e.Minilnatlon In a number of common brunches of study. The examination IH mild to be not dllllcult , but It must be. paused. The appointment will go to Homo young man over sllxoon yearn of ago and under twenty-one ; ho must IUIHH an examination In reading , writing , spelling , punctuation , capitalization , grammar , googruphy , United States history , history of the world , arith metic , algebra , geometry. lOxninlna- HOIIH are graded on a scale from 0 to I and a standing less than 2.5 In any branch gives sufficient reason for re jecting the applicant. The candidate f'toiii this district must notify Congressman lloyd at No- Ugh Immediately In order to get In under ( he wire , Hluco the appointee iniiHl report at Annapolis June 18. The course js one of four years In college work and two years In naval service. The iiililHhlpiiian gels $500 per year right at the beginning. Congressman lloyd says that he con siders this nn excellent chance for some young man who has not the means for a college education , to se cure a first class education and at the same lime acquire efficiency In a line hat will mean permanent life work. BREAKS TWO BONES. Stanton Painter Steps Off Ladder With Dlsastrods Results. Stanton , Neb. , May 22' . Special to The News : When Gus Wagner , one if Slanton's painters , stepped off a step ladder his foot turned and broke lioth bones of his left leg. One was n'oken In two places. Huffbnck-Dwinell. Long Pine , Neb. , May 22. Special io The News. : At the home of the Bride's grandmother , Mrs , 0. W. Dwl- loll , occurred the wedding of Mr. Win. ilufflmck and Miss Barbara Owlnnll. lev. Dillon performed the ceremony md only the family and a few friends , vere present. The newly married couple went west on the 5:30 : train for a few days' trip. PRESIDENT COMING WEST. Will Make a Trip Down the Mississip pi River During Coming Autumn. Washington , May 20. President Roosevelt Is to make a trip down the Mississippi river. He has accepted provisionally an Invitation from the governors of sixteen states to make the voyage , for the purpose of seeing the river and harbor work In progress on that stream. The Journey prob ably will be taken early In October , for Mr. Roosevelt goes to Canton , O. , September 30 to speak at the dedica tion of the McKInley monument. He will go from there to St. Louis or some other point on the father of waters nnd thence down to Memphis , where he will attend the deep waterways convention. It Is believed he will make an address before this conven tion , although this has not been defi nitely determined yet. The trip will take about six days and will be made on one of the government steamers. This decision of the president has brought joy to the hearts of the lakes- to-the-gulf advocates , who undoubted' ly will make the most of their oppor tunity in Impressing upon the presi dent the necessity for establishing this great ship canal. The president's In tereKt In the question of waterways development is well known , and he Is a hearty admirer of the National Rivers and Harbors congress , which , composed of business men , shippers and communities throughout the Unit ed States , IB seeking to have congress appropriate not less than $50,000,000 a year for the prosecution of this form of internal development. The journey of the chief executive undoubtedly will glvo a strong stimulus to the work of this organization , which now Is en deavoring to Increase even further Us membership , to the end that the Amer ican people may express unitedly to congress their desire that this dovol opmcnt bo continued. Illinois gave way to West Virginia Inst year In the matter of coal produc tion. According to statistics complied by the geological survey , West Vir ginia supplanted the sucker state and took position as the second coal pro ducing stnto of the union. During 190G It had a total output of 45,270.485 shore tons , while the production of Illinois was 41,470,435 short tons. The loss of place by Illinois was duo to the almost complete suspension of mining operations In that state In April and n portion of May because of labor troubles. According to the figim-H ( ho total production of coal lii I ho ( lulled Htnlos last year was 111 , . 030.58I nliort tonn of 2,000 pounds , valued at $512,010.711. Compared with 11105 these figureii nhow an Increano of 5.4 per cent In quantity and of 7,5 In value. HIGQINS IN SULLEN MOOD. Prisoner Spends Hours In Silence , Smoking Cigarettes , Omaha , Neb. , May 21. Insanity doiiblleMH will bo the plea of I/ > IIH | Ray IHllKliiH , the Hlayor of Fanner Copplo and his wlfo at Itotmllo , Neb. , hurt , week. TlmiiiiiH A. MolllHler ban boon retained IIH romiHol for Illgulim , but the attorney declines to make any Hlnlomonl of what action the defense will take. lllKKliw' mother JIIIH not arrived from Denver , lie him hud a letter from her , In which she Indicates that her trip IIIIH been deferred for finnii rial reasons , She siiyti , however , that Him will como to Omaha IIH HOOII as Hhe IH able to provide for the trip. The letter WIIH full of endearing torniH of a mothor'H love , nnd she writes that Him can never believe that her boy WIIH In hhi right mind If ho committed Hiich a erlmo IIH IH charged. The prisoner him taken on a mo. I-OHO ( llHpoHlllon and spends most of his ( line In a dull mood , Hiuoklng clg- uioltoH. Ho IIIIH Hoeitrod n supply of lolmeeo and eluiuelte papers ami smokcH about fifty "plllH. " IIH ho callH them , every day. Ho had an Influx of ourloiiH vlHllnrn Sunday ami did not lake kindly Io II. Al ono time ho be came liiHolenl and made HOIIIO remarks about his calleis ( hat were anything bill complimentary. nnrlng the afternoon Mrs. Shlnrock , n elly iiilHsioiiiiry , held a religious 801 vice In the "military" cell , and Illgglns IH mild to have been much Impressed , all hough ho refused Io discuss reli gion. . A liberal supply of religious Illoraliiro IIIIH been placed In his cell by church people , but ho IIIIH not tnkoti kindly to it. Today HlggliiH rolled a elgnrolloaml picked up u Sunday school paper. Ho Interested himself In u Htory about criminals , and , looking up at the jail er , asked him wholhor he thought they would hang him. The prisoner seemed , for the first time , to take a Herlons view of his predicament and made many Inquiries about how his case would be conducted. lie sent for and had a conciliation with his at torney , but refused to talk after that. Illl'irlllH1 Tiuil lu Imntlnc' olnti-lt * Hood poisoning developed slightly , ) iit It was checked before It became icrloiiH. although the prisoner In still .innhlo . to IIHO hl.s foot. The authorities expect to take Jig- gins to Pender the latter part of the iroHont week for hl.s preliminary hear- ng. Ho will , however , bo returned at Mice to the Douglas county Jail for 'ear of an attempt being made on his Ife should he be kept at Ponder. 'Unreal real e.stato" IH the kind you imy real money for but find It hard io sell for real money. People that lire not In touch with the real estate lids , are the usual Investors In unreal eal estate. LOCAL RACING SEASON OPENS NEXT WEEK. BOOK THREE HARNESS EVENTS Norfolk Lovers of Fast Horse Flesh Will Enjoy the First Formal After noon's Driving at the Local Track Next Tuesday Afternoon. A driving matinee at the Norfolk race track Is definitely announced for this month. The matinee will be held the afternoon of Tuesday , May 28. Three raceH In addition to a quarter mile pony dash are planned. The first event will be open to driving horses , the owners to drive their own horses. Two regular races will be offered. A number of good entries are In pros pect for these events which will bo run off In half mile heats. The pro gram as planned Is considered attrac tive nnd Is expected to open the racing season with a pleasing local innova tion. tion.The The driving matinee , it Is said , is planned merely to give an auspicious opening to the local racing season and to furnish an afternoon out of doors to those to whom an Informal after noon's racing would furnish a pleas ant holiday. An admission charge of twenty-five cents will admit to the races. There will be no reserved seats. A good string of speedy horses Is expected to be listed on the entries next Tuesday. Several fast horses in training nt the Norfolk track with fast ones from other nearby northeast Nebraska towns of the racing circuit are counted on. The racing events of the matinee will comprise the following classes : Class A Gentlemen's roadsters , owners to drive. Horses to bo entered by Saturday , May 25. Class B Trot or pace , two In three , three heats to end the race. Class C Free-for-all , trot or pace , two In three. Pony race , one-fourth mile dash. The prize for the pony dash will bo Jockey riding whip. Announcement will bo made later concerning the priz es for the several races. The regular racing season for the North Nebraska Short Shipment Race circuit will open with the racing meet of the Norfolk Driving club , July 31- August 2.