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\ Matjeo Gives Long n Race.
Omntiit , AUK. 18. Hurry Logg , of
the Mlnnohnhnda Country club , Mln-
iionpollB , was 2 up on Jorotno P. Magee -
goo , Oinnlm Country club , and Ralph
Rldor nnd 10. Howard Adams were nil
square nt the eighteenth holu In the
HomMlnnls of the championship ( tights
of the trans-Mississippi coif tourna-
incut when the curds wcro turned in
A big gallery followed both matches.
The quality of golf played was hardly
up to that of the past two days , but
Hensatlonal plnys by all four of the
golfers were frequent.
Legg was1 up on Mngco nt one
time , but the wiry lltllo Omnhan took
two holes and halved another at the
end of the forenoon play , reducing the
Minneapolis man's lead.
The Hldor-AdaniB match sec-sawed
during the morning play nnd the In-
ldo turn loft them all square.
Names Arc Wanted to Mall Books to ,
Don't you know somebody back
oust , or out west , who would bo Inter
ested In Norfolk an u placu to llvo and
do business In ?
If you do , won't you give the IWIIIOH
( o Secretary Hawkins of the Commer
cial club ? The Commercial club will
HOO that u Norfolk booklet , describing
I ho city's opportunities , Is mailed ,
postage Vnlel , to nil names thai Nor
folk citizens may hand In.
Entire Family Has Ptomaine Poison.
"There has been inoro stomach dls-
eider In Norfolk during tlio past few
weeks than over before In Norfolk , In
the same length of time , " said a Nor
folk physician at noon. Included In
the list are a number of cases of pto
maine poisoning which , though not
serious , have been distressing.
Four members of the family of Hen
ry Cole , u painter , 1)03 ) South Ninth
street , were stricken with ptomaine
poison yesterday afternoon , as a re
sult of eating canned corn beef. Mr.
nnd Mrs. Cole and two sons were the
victims. Mr. Cole nnd the elder son
suffered most , having eaten more of
the canned meat than the other two.
When n physician was called , all four
were very sick.
A railroad employe named Haas , on
the south side , was a victim of pto
maine night before last from the same
cause , and there are said to have boon
South Side News.
Mrs. Fred Bauer's sisters , who have
leen visiting with her the past few
< lnys , left for their home in Battle
Creek last evening.
Mrs. Hampton Nelson was taken
suddenly ill Wednesday noon and
passed away about 3 o'clock Thurs
day morning. The deceased leaves a
husband and seven children to mourn
Mrs. Hampden Nelson.
Mrs. Hampdcn Nelson , wife of En
gineer Nelson of the Northwestern
railroad , died nt her home , 901 South
Fourth street at 3:15 : n. m. Nervous
prostration nnd heart trouble wore the
cause of death. Funeral services will
take place from the family homo at
2:30 : Saturday afternoon. At 3 o'clock
services will again be held in the
Mrs. Nelson was born on a. farm in
Adair county , la. , forty years ago. In
February , 1888 , she was married to
Mr. Nelfion. To this union eight chil
dren were born , seven of them living
Orley , Nellie , Dorn , Charles , Grace ,
Blrdte , Harve. Mrs. Nelson after three
years in Adair county went with her
husband to Spencer , Neb. , where they
liver for four years , thence moving tc
Missouri Valley. After three years in
this place they cnmo direct to Norfolli
and have lived hero since.
Fatal Wreck a Havelock , Neb.
Lincoln , Nob. , Aug. 18. Running
fifty miles an hour , a Rock Island
freight engine today crashed througl :
nn open switch nt Havelock , nine
miles from here , and as a result Brake
man Floyd Oliver was instantly killed
riroman Carl Elser was probably fa
tally scalded and Engineer A. M. Ful
ler was seriously injured.
The engine overturned and Olivei
was buried In the debris. Eiser was
scalded by escaping steam. All three
members of the train crew live in Fair
bury , Neb.
Biplane Wing Is Demolished.
Nellgh , Neb. , Aug. 18. Special t <
The News : The second day of th <
race meet nnd baseball tournaraen
held in this city yesterday afternooi
nt Riverside park drew the larges
crowd ever In the history of Nellgh
It was estimated by competent Judge :
that the attendance was fully 4,00' '
people. The grand stand and bleach
rs were completely packed , and th <
buggies , carriages and automobile
surrounded the ball field from thi
right to the left , making It nocossar ;
that ground rules were observed dui
ing the two games.
What is considered the most unfoi
tunato event of the entire day was tha
the blplano was not ready to make th
ascension. Blakely , who is going t
niako the flights , started yesterda ;
morning from the park and In passim
a tree one of the limbs caught one o
the wings , completely upsetting th
machine , but not injuring the avlato
to n great extent , nor the engine
There were at once seven experience
men at work in making repairs th
entire day. The management has th
assurance that the flight will bo mad
Of course , those men come her
with the understanding that the
make n satisfactory flight or n
money , and up to this time they hav
received no compensation whatever
The contract calls for three flight
for which the management of Nolle
agreed to pay | 600.
The excursion from Norfolk brougl
seven packed coaches. There wer
three extra passenger coaches on th
morning train that brought goo
crowds from Clearwater , Ewlni
O'Neill"nnd Atkinson. There wn
only one race with nine starters 1
the 2:35 : class , and the time of 2:14 : *
was made by Two Steps , who won
2:35 : pace , purao $300
Two Stops , b g , Combs 1111
Exclusive Bolls , b h , Westcn *
dorf 2 1 7 2
Amby W , b g , Holmes 7 3 2 C
Shady Lady , b m , Kay 3-143
Skldoo , b h , Colllcot G 8 C < 3
Grcoloy Hall , b h , Austin. . . . 4 C 3 d
Time : 2Mj : , 2:15 : , 2:15 : , 2:20Vi. :
Both games resulted In precisely the
same score 9 to C. The llrst gnmo
was called at 1:30 : between Atkinson
and Royal. The gnmo nt times was
Interesting nnd exciting , but the play *
ors on both sides were short of "gin
ger. " Klrkland for Atkinson was re
lieved by Foreman in the first half of
the fifth inning. Following is the
Kcora by innings :
Atkinson 00002211 0 C
Royal 2 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 2 9
Batteries : Atkinson , Klrkland , Fore
man and Wilson ; Royal , McKay and
Forsburg. lilts : Atkinson , 8 ; Royal ,
8. Struck out : By Klrkland , 2 ; by
Foreman , 3 ; by McKay , 4. Umpire ,
The second game was called Imme-
lately after the contest of these two
'anis ' was finished , nnd Crclghton and
ollgh clashed on the diamond. When
10 score was S to 1 In the last half of
10 sixth Inning In favor of the visit-
rs , people began to leave the grounds.
I was a loosely played game from
tart to finish by both teams. After
nly two hits had been mndo off of
nine , the slab artist for the homo
oys , ho was taken out by the captain ,
ml Cole substituted , who received n
ot liner on his finger that caused
1m to give way to Foreman , who Un
shed the game. Following Is the
jorei by innings :
rolghton 20022210 0 0
oligh 00010022 1 G
Batteries : Crolghton , Brandt and
lulgrum ; Nellgh , Crane nnd Cole nnd
Cole and Grand nnd Foreman and
2rnnc. Umpire : Charles Smith of
May Probe the Harvester Company.
W. II. Green , editor of the Nebraska
liberal of Crolghton , passed through
Norfolk this morning returning from
Washington wliero ho was summoned
iy Atty. Gen. Wlckersham three
r'eeks ago. Mr. Green was asked tc
ako all the papers and evidence he
lad in his possession relating to the
rganizatlon and operation of the In
ernatlonal Harvester Co.
Asked if ho expected a prosecution
y the government of the harvestei
rust , Mr. Green said ho was not or
.ho inside of the department council
ut ho was satisfied that the two mer
mvlng the work specially In hand
pocial Asst. Atty. Gen. Edwin P
Irosvenor and Special Agent Josepl
R. Darling have no superiors in theli
lass of work and ho thought that un
ess some terrlllc pressure was
rought to bear nothing would keei
hose officials from enforcing the \av \ ,
is they found it.
Mr. Grosvenor was the junior coun
; el in the Standard Oil and tobaccr
lases and ho prosecuted the bathtul
rust very successfully. Mr. Darling
s ono of the experienced men of the
department , speaks the language 01
nearly every nation wo are doing busl
: iess with and has been in all kinds o :
Mr. Green says that Senator La Fol
etto is the man of the hour in Wash
ngton and that ho was very fortunate
n being able to get a hearing fron
ho Wisconsin senator of four houn
when the gentleman from the badge :
state was In Norfolk three years ago
The committee on rules have report
ed favorably on n resolution whicl
Mr. Green helped to draw , appointlni
special committee of nine member ;
of congress to make a thorough invea
tigatlon of the harvester trust. Whei
his committee Is appointed Mr. Greei
expects to return to Washington to as
slst the committee as a profcsslona
"While I was In Washington I pu
n about two hours each morning fo
three weeks at the department of jus
tlco. The attorney of the Internatloc
al , Edgar A. Bancroft , was also li
Washington , and wanted to know wh ;
they didn't wait for the report of th
commissioner of corporations , as h
had been Investigating them for thre
years. It seems to me that he an
swered his own question , as there hai
been a three-year inquiry with nothlni
reported or done , nnd It was abou
time for a different move. "
NO TRIP , SEEKS DIVORCE.
Mrs. Franks Says Dream of Ease Wa
Shattered When She Became Cook.
Falls City , Neb. , Aug. 18. Maud
Franks' dream of roses and Jewels an
the glamor of Europe burst within
week after she married Emll Franks
when she was Installed as chief coo
in a boarding house for her new hui
band's seven children. Then came th
washtub and the scrub brush and th
cruel disappointment of a blaste
All these griefs she relates in he
suit for divorce filed hero recentl ;
She avers that this sort of a life coi
stitutes extreme cruelty to a worna
of her sensitive nature , especlall
slnco she says she was led to bollev
her husband was rich.
AS TO "MY ADMINISTRATION. "
Roosevelt Writes Article In Outloo
on Steel Investigation.
Now York , Aug. 18. Ex-Presldei
Roosevelt has an article on "Tho Stei
Corporation and the Panic of 1907 , " 1
the Outlook appearing today. M
Roosevelt discusses his recent appca
ance before the congressional cor
mlttee investigating the steel corpor
tlon , repeating the written statemet
he then presented and dealing wit
some of the lines of Inquiry and h
responses. He says :
"On Saturday.August 5 , In cot
pllanco with the request of the chai
man ot the congressional commlttc
investigating the absorption of tl
Tennessee Coal & Iron company I
the steel corporation , I appeared b
fore that body. I had nothing now
to which to testify. There was not a
fact of the slightest Importance or of
the slightest bearing upon my action
which was not already known , nnd
which had not been known from the
time I acted ; and Incidentally I may
.mention that tills Is also true as re
gards Panama , the dealings of my
administration with the sugar trust or
any other trust , nnd as to my other
action of my administration , nobody
need feel either concern or hope as
to whether anything done by my ad
ministration will bo "discovered" for
the excellent reason that there is
nothing that was hidden.
UNION PACIFIC IS SOUND.
No Truth In Rumors of Dissensions
Among Board of Directors.
Now York , Aug. 18. President Lov-
ett of the Union and Southern Paclllc
railroads authorized the following of
ficial statement :
"Ordinarily It Is not the function of
: i railroad executive to take cogni
zance of stock markets nnd I nm es
pecially averse to it , but during the
last ton days , Union Pacific has been
' singled out as the object of such an
' extraordinary number of baseless ru-
1 mors substantially reiterated that it
' seems to mo duo our stockholders ,
I whom such stories are designed to dls-
! turb , that I should state that there arc
| no dissensions whatever in our board
'of directors ; that the management
I from fop to bottom Is perfectly har
monious ; that a change in the dlvl-
elont rate has not been discussed or in
| any way considered , nnd nsldo from
I some re-arrangement of nnd additions
to our organizations as I some time
| ago recommended nnd which in due
time will bo made , no action has been
taken or is contemplated out of the
Battle Creek , Neb. , Aug. IS. Special
to The News : About COO people wore
present Sunday at the dedication of
the now Lutheran St. Paul's church at
Buffalo Creek. Sermons were deliv
ered by Rov. T. J. Vogel , the local
minister , Rev. J. Hoffman of Battle
1 Creek , Rev. George Bloedel of Battle
Creek Heights , and Rev. II. R. Bohlscn
of Wlsner. The cornet band of the
church accompanied the songs. It is
a fine country church , 52x30 , a steeple
Ixty feet high , with a large now bell ,
The structure cost a little over § 4,000 ,
Meals were served in the old church ,
The latter will be used as a school
house for the parochy.
Clarence Hcrblson of the plumbing
firm of Grant & Herblson of Norfolk
Is hero this week with his men putting
In a lighting plant of modern kind in
Col. T. D. Prcecc's mansion on East
George Simmons went to McHenry
N. D. , Friday for a visit with his aunt
Mrs. N. D. Evans.
Mrs. J. F. Miller returned last weel
from Dorsey , where she had beer
nursing her sick daughter , Mrs. Her
man Eyl. The latter is quite wel
Mrs. M. Warnke and elaughter-ln
law , Mrs. Bernard Warnke , visitor
Sunday with the latter's parents , Mr
and Mrs. Relmor Hintz , at Neligh.
Mr. Dswey of Neligh visited In Bat
tie Creek the fore part of this wool
with his , Harry Dewey and family.
Giles J. Hunter left Monday for Nor
folk , where ho expects to make his future
Tuesday night a boy a ten-poundei
and the first heir made his appear
ance at the home of Mr. and Mrs
Prof. E. D. Kcyl of St. Louis , Mo.
has accepted a position as teacher a
the Lutheran school here and is ex
pccted hero with his family some time
Wednesday a boy , the second , wai
welcomed at the homo of Mr. and Mrs
John A.yright and family returnee
Monday from Excelsior Springs , Mo ,
much Improved In health.
Rev. T. J. Vogel of Buffalo Creel
went to Hot Springs , S. D. , Monda ;
WAGNER OUT OF GAME ,
May Not Be Able to Play for at Leas
Brooklyn , N. Y. , Aug. 18. Hani
Wagner , the Plttsburg shortstop am
leading National league batter , will b <
out of the game for at least threi
weeks as a result of an injury to hi
ankle sustained during the first innlni
of n game with Brooklyn. , Wagne
tripped over second base after malt
ing a hit. He pulled himself up lam
and had to bo assisted to the clul
Result In Knox County.
Center , Neb. , Aug. 18. Special t
The News : Official primary result
in Knox county :
Democrat for sheriff Vlasnlk 89i
Smith 488 ; for county superlntendon
Miss Nowberry 704 , Knott 441.
Republican for county superlntei
dent Cunningham 326 , Loncor 278.
Increase Reward for Hesse.
Lincoln , Aug. 18. Governor Aldrlc
'Increased the state reward for the caj
turo of E. E. Hesse , alleged murderc
of his wife and stepdaughter at T <
cumseh to $400 , and added to this I
the ? 600 authorized by the commii
sloners of Johnson county. The las
trace of Hesse was at Seattle , Wash
from which place ho sent word to th
Burlington railroad of Denver to sen
him transportation. Ho had been fc
many years in the employ of that roa <
Fender , Neb. , Aug. 18. The mo :
exciting primary ever held In Thur
ton county resulted in the nomlnatla
Democrats County treasurer , Tat
by 348 ; county clerk , Vogt had no o ;
position ; county Judge , Flynn , by 264
sheriff , Dorcey , by 604 ; clerk of dl
trlct court , Almans , by 283.
Republicans County treasurer , E. '
Crellln ; county clerk , Norton , by thr <
votes ; county judge , Smith bad no o
losltlon ; shot Iff , Young , by thirty-sev
The interest was duo to the fact
.hat the county seat contest had beeeu
Irawn into the political contest , nnd
was entirely In the democratic party.
Republicans generally voted the dem
ocratic ticket at the primary in order
to express their sentiments In the
county seat contest through their
choice for officers.
Hampton Wonts Fight.
Butte , Neb. , Aug. 18. Sports Editor
The News : Ed Hamilton of Butte ,
Neb. , challenges any fighter of his own
velght In a six-round contest , any-
vhero nnd nt any time.
The report of the fight In The News
of August 16th seems to bo changed
o suit the pen of the person who sent
he report. Fight fans , seconds , and
referee , all glvo Hampton the best of
.ho firot round by big margin. I lamp-
: on had Sullivan at his mercy In the
Irst round by a wallop to the jaw fol-
owed by n terrific punch to the atom-
ich. Hampton was outweighed nnd
fought his fight from ten days' train-
ntr , and these fighters were .very un
evenly matcher , Sullivan having nil
ulvanlagcs. Hampton's wind tired
ilm out after the first round and Sul
livan insisted that the referee count
ten In a hurry. A Subscriber.
Last Races at O'Neill.
O'Neill , Neb. , Aug. IS Special to
The News : Summary of the last
day's races at O'Neill , ( track wet ,
slow ) :
2:15 : trot , purse $300
Mark On 1 1 1
King Woodford 223
Legislator 3 3 2
Time : 2:22 : , 2:25 : ; 2:2314. :
2:25 : trot , purse $300
Baron Bowles 1 1 1
Cardinal Woolsey 33-1
N. B 2 2 2
Victor J 4 4 3
Time : 2:20 : , 2:2P : , , 2:24Vi. :
Attendance , 1,000 ; starter , S. J ,
7,000 Want Claims.
Minot , N. D. , Aug. IS. Seven
sand persons , representing forty-foui
states , registered up to 9 o'clock last
night for homesteads In the Bcrthold
Guerrillas In Reunion.
Blue Springs , Mo. , Aug. IS. In r
grove on the outskirts of this town
the steadily dwindling troop of sur
vlvors of the Quantrell baud of guerrillas
rillas , the famous border fighters ol
the civil war days , began their annual
reunion today. Of the seventy-five
survivors of the band now believed tc
be living , about fifty attended. The
reunion will last two days.
Rostand Victim of Auto.
Biarritz , France , Aug. 18. Edmone
Rostand , the poet and dramatist , au
thor of "Cyrano de Borgernc" ani
"Chantecler , " was the victim of a so
rlous automobile accident near here
and lies in his villa at Cambo-lcs
Bains surrounded by physicians whe
as yet have been unable to determine
what the outcome of his injuries wll
be. He Is suffering from serious con
tuslons of the head and body , and I
Is feared ho is injured Internally.
Roosevelt Celebrates It.
New York , Aug. 18. Theodore
toosevelt celebrated the news of the
birth of his first grandchild at hii
lomo in Oyster Bay by suspending hli
editorial work and taking a holiday
Theodore Roosevelt , jr. , and Mlsi
leaner Butler Alexander were mar
rled hero June 20 , last year.
HAS FIGHTING CHANCE.
Dr. George Byers May Recover , Con
dltlon Is Serious.
Fremont , Neb. , Aug. 18. Word fron
the bedside of Dr. George Byers ind !
cated that the Snyder physician win
md his skull fractured In an automc
bile accident yesterday has fightim
chance for recovery , though his con
[ lltlon Is very serious. If the fractun
does not bring on an attack of nienin
Ills , his physicians say , ho may pul
Ends Life In Water Tank.
Ponder , Neb. , Aug. 18. A daughte
of D. Wichman , living about five mllei
west of Ponder , committed suicide
She took carbolic acid and then jumr
ed into a large water tank. The fam
lly had not noticed her absence untl
a hired man led a team of horses i
the tank and discovered the body. N
cause Is known. She was 18 years 0
ago. - . ,
HOLDS R. R. CO. AT BAY.
Iowa Farmer Sits on Fence , With Gur
and Routs Train Crews.
Dos Moines , Aug. 18. Sitting on
rail fence , with a gun , L. C. Doran ,
farmer living near Boone , has put t
rout the Northwestern railway systet
and frustrated the company's effort
to move three of its cars from Its spu
track on the property. The spur o
which the cars are set runs from th
company's main line to a coal mln
which has been abandoned. The con
pany desired to remove the track. .
gang of men , prepared to do the worl
went to the farm but found Doran si
ting on the fence with a gun. He to !
them to let the cars alone.
A switch engine was brought Int
action and then it developed that tl
wheels had been chained to the track
The crew and engine returned t
Boone without the cars.
Doran was made defendant In tl
federal court in a replevin actlc
brought by the railroad company. Tt
company wants Its three cars , Its 3.1
miles of tracks and its 1,900 ties at
its 7,600 spikes.
The seven-room bungalow of E. ;
Davles has just been completed
northwest Ewlng , and Is decided
neat and attractive. The archltectur
design of the building la original at
10 was the work of Mr. and Mrs. Davii
themselves. Mr. Davis and fami
will occupy their now homo this week.
Louis Fisher , who has been visiting
his biother. J. L. Fisher , returned Sat
urday to his home at Wahoo , accom
panied by his father.
Mr. and Mrs. Isaac Billings have re
turned from n visit to his brother in
Editor Benson of the Advocate has
purchased a new typerwrlter for use
In his office.
Charley Appleby purchased a car
load of cattle in northern Holt county
nnd shipped them to Omaha Thurs
Karl Carter and James Hamilton ,
With their wives nnd Miss Ella Hamil
ton , n sister of Mr. Hamilton , nil of
Crelghtou , arrived In Ewlng Saturday
and were the guests of Messrs. John
May and E. C. McKay. Sunday the
entire party and friends camped on
the banks of Lake Slcvcrs.
A fishing party from Orchard pitch
ed their tent on the banks of the Elkhorn -
Mrs. IDavo Gemmlll nnd son Fay re
turned homo Saturday from a month's
visit In lown.
Miss Lilly Appleby was thrown from
n horse Sunday nnd narrowly escaped
After several weeks' absence Miss
Grayco Good bus resumed her posi
tion In Loob's store.
Seven applications have been re
ceived by Postmaster Wood from par
ties who want to run the new rural
route , No. 2.
A game of ball Sunday between the
Ewlng Kids and the Frenchtown Slug
gers resulted In favor of the latter by
a score of 9 to 20.
Miss Knthcrlne Archer of Imogene ,
In. , is visiting her cousins , the Misses
Mary and Mildred Berlgau.
Albert Rothlentner has built a new
concrete engine house and made other
improvements to his Ewlng roller
Mrs. John Vanelenberg of Rushville ,
mother of Mrs. M. T. and J. E. San
ders , is paying her daughter a visit.
Marie Carroll of Crelghton visited
over Sunday with Miss Grayce Good.
Ralph Butler and family returned
Monday to their home at Dallas , S. D.
The wife of Rev. Mr. Bishop from
near Sioux City Is the guest of her
sister , Mrs. M. E. Ward. Rov. Mr.
Bishop was formerly a pastor of the
Methodist church in Ewing.
Quite a few Ewlng people attended
he chautauqua meeting at Neligh last
Mrs. H. D. Beebe of Stoux City was
he guest of Mrs. R. O. Anderson for
everal days last week.
After nn absence of six years Mr.
nd Mrs. William Wunder and daugh-
or of Park Lake , la. , are back on a
Isit and are visiting with the family
f Supervisor Slevers.
James Grayblel , formerly of this
Icinlty but now of Chlco. Cal. , was
uccessfully operated upon at Roches-
or , Minn. , for an abscess on the brain.
lo is said to bo recovering nicely.
Billy Larson , who has been working
or several months at Belelen , return-
d homo Friday.
T. J. Loou was a business visitor at
remont Friday and incidentally took
n the aviation flight at that place.
L. D. Montgomery , Oliver Conner
ind J. T. Carson , three of Swing's
> rogresslve farmers , have each pur
chased silos , the same having been uiv
oaded from the cars at Orchard Mon >
day. The silos will have a capacity
of 100 to 130 tons. This Is an
Ion that reflects prosperity with a
Tornado In Dakota.
Pierre , S. D. , Aug. 18. A telephone
nessage from Wendte , twenty miles
west of here , tells of a tornado last
evening which scattered the buildings
on the Bentsch , Decker , Helm , Montoe
and Ellis farms , some of them being
arge two-story structures.
Wants $5,000 for Kiss.
Kansas City , Mo. , Aug. 18. In sup
> ort of the suit for $5,000 which she
> rought some time ago in the circuit
court against Dr. Joseph D. Lowry
Mrs. Dollle Baker has filed her depo
sltion. Mrs. Baker merely amplifies
he charges made in her petition. She
says that on February 21 , 1911 , while
she had her son at Dr. Lowry's o'ffict
'or treatment , he put his arm arounc
her and kissed her.
"He said I reminded him of nr
old sweetheart of his who is dead , '
Urs. Baker testified. "When I toll
lira to keep his hands off me , ho sale
ho could not help it. "
Mrs. Baker lives at 1610 Tremoni
avenue. The deposition will be pan
of the evidence when the case Is trlee
Burns May Get Big Fee.
Los Angeles , Cal. , Aug. 18. If tin
city council approves a message sen
to it by Mayor Alexander , William J
Burns , the detective , will have recelv
a ed $20,400.50 from the city of Los An
geles for his Investigation of the ex
1 plosion that resulted In the arrest o
the McNamara brothers. Burns al
ready has received $13,000 from th
city treasury and he figured that $7,74
still was owing him. Mayor Alexar
der cut the amount to $7,400.50 an
asked the council to approve it.
Indiana Balloonist Killed.
Mount Vernon , Ind. , Aug. 18. T. C
Artwny , a balloonist , was killed at th
county fair here when his parachut
fouled on a guy wire of a pole that wa
supporting the balloon frame.
SOUTH DAKOTA AT A GLANCE.
Volln has had a big street carnlva
A postal savings bank is to be e ,
tabllshed at Mitchell.
The S. S. Groom clothing store (
Yankton has been purchased by V
South Dakota has taken space I
the land show to be held In St. Paul I
John Boucher of Pierre has bee
recommended for appointment aa
There was over $23,000 worth <
claims for wolf bounties In the stal
and only $13,000 with which to pa
hem. The claimants had to accept n
ire rata amount.
The Slumnn & Commlck Grocery Co.
of Watertown has filed a petition In
Holly Hays , son of Mr. nnd Mrs. R.
Hays of Colomo , was severely bit-
en by n vicious dog.
It Is estimated that 40,000 hunting
Iconsos will bo taken out In South
Dakota this yoar.
The cornerstone of the now Cath
olic chapel nt Sturgls was laid by Bish
op Busch ot Lead.
Improvements to the amount of $30-
iOO will bo put on the government In-
llan school at Rapid City.
Southern Trlpp county Is excited
over the talk of a now line of railway
o bo extended Into that country.
The grave of Padnnt Appl , a fa-
nous Sioux chief of Yankton , is to ho
narked by a pretentious monument.
C. J. Wllkso of Clear Lake was killed -
ed by gns In a well which ho was as
sisting a neighbor to complete.
B. F. Wlso and daughter Ethel and
George Sllmpson and family of Avon
lave started on an auto trip te > Ar-
Creditors of the Andover Farmers'
Clevator Co. have agreed to noce'pt 50
lerccnt of their claims In cash and 50
lercent In stock of the company.
Attorney General Johnson heilds that
he legislature had a right to use a
lortlon of the general appropriation In
idvnnco of July 1 for the benollt of the
William Sayers of Piikwamm owed
Samuel Uussenu on n note and In al-
egcel to have forced him to cane-el It
it the point of a gun. Ho lias been
O. A. Brlctsem of Brookings , Invent
or of a detachable auto tread , was
Ivon a reception , a feature of which
was an auto parade in which $ SOOOU
ivorth of machines took part.
The temperature at 1'ierro wont to
104 recently , the highest record for
the summer at that point.
IT. Stone , a druggist of Nordon , has
jullt a homo on a claim which ho as
serts has not been filed upon. Ho Is
taking stops to cinch his title. The
land Is on the lake and Is valuable.
Judge Elliott of the United States
court has decided that Insurance poli
cies In South Dakota up to the amount
of $5,000 are exempt from the claims
The Charles Mix County Fair asso
ciation is endeavoring to make the
annual fair at Platte the leading coun
ty agricultural exposition of the state.
The premiums have been Increased In
many departments and the list added
to In others. Some line horse racing
Is promised besides auto , motorcycle ,
wagon and foot races as side amuse
ments. Two big ball games have also
been arranged. Hon. Thomas Ster
ling , dean of the state university law
school and candidate for United States
senator , will speak. Numerous vaude
ville and acrobatic features have been
provided , including the McDonald
trick cyclists. The railroads will make
excursion rates and will run special
trains from nearby points.
TROUBLE OVER SANDWICH.
Mayor Friday Objects to Vender's
Price of Ten Cents. /
The mayor had trouble with the
"hamburger man" last evening. The
mayor only sent a five-cent piece for
the ten-cent sandwich and the indig
nant "hamburger man" threw the
sandwich Into the street and the may
or's nickel into the water on the side
walk In front of the heated city official ,
who picked up the coin and walked
away threatening the vender with ar
"My price for hamburgers Is ten
cents , " said the hamburger man.
It seemed too much to the mayor
and he made his official capacity
known to the hamburger man.
"I don't care , mayor or no mayor ,
you pay what I ask. I've paid your
price , now you pay mine , " said the
The mayor called the chief of police
and Special Officer Sasse came , too.
The hamburger man was not "pinch
ed , " but when the sandwich flew Into
the street and the mayor's money onto
the walk , the mayor walked toward
the "red hot" with anger flashing from
"I'll put you behind the bars you , "
ho said , but the hamburger man did
not wilt and the mayor walked away
with his money.
"Sorry to hurt the mayor's feelings ,
but I've ' paid him his price , let him
pay me mine. We all charge ton cents
for a hamburger and there's no rebate
for mayor * , " said the hamburger man
"I get 'em for a nickel , " said Patrol
AVIATOR SUES MANAGER.
Fremont Flyer Gets Into Court Again
Aeroplane Is Attached.
Fremont Tribune : A settlemen
was effected last evening betweei
Manager Manning of the Pacific Avla
Lion company and the local avlatloi
committee by which the aviation con
cern gets $300.
Further signs of friction betweeei
Aviator Charles Walsh and Manage
Manning developed shortly after wliei
Walsh brought a suit for $56.25 In JUE
tice Johnson's court as his share o
the receipts and caused an attachmen
to be executed against the blplan
with which he gave his Fremon
flights. Hearing of the case has bee :
set for Friday.
Walsh and Manning met In front c
the Terry hotel last evening and
quarrel ensued between the men. Mn
Walsh , wife of the man-bird , steppe
between them In an effort to restor
peace and several bystanders threa
ir ened to Interfere. Walsh says thr
Manning has tried to force him to pa
for repairs on the blplano nnd to d
duct the amount from his share of tli
receipts. He says his contract wit
the Pacific Aviation company provide
that all expenses shall bo paid. Wals
does not own any Interest In the I
Order of Hearing of Final Account
la the matter of the estate of W
Ham llnm-l , de > ccase > d , In the county
com I of Mnill.son county , Nebraska.
Now on the IfitH day of August. 1911.
came Amelia Hugol , the executrix of
said estate , and prays fen- leave to
reMidor an account as siu-h executrix
U Is therefore oieli > rod that the llth
day of September , IIMI. at 1 o'clock p.
m. nt my olllco In Mnellson , Nebraska ,
bo fixed as the time and place for ex
amining and allowing such account.
And the heirs of said deceuseel , and all
persons Interested In said estate- , are
required to appear at the time ami
place so designated , nnd show ctuisc ,
If such exists , why salt ! account should
not be > allowed.
It Is further ordered that said
Amelia Hagcl. executrix , give * notice )
to nil persons lntcrcntcd In said e > s-
tnte > by causing a copy of this order
to be published In the Norfolk \Veckly
Nows-Jeiurnnl , a newspaper printed
nnd In general circulation In salel coun
ty for three weeks prior lo the day set
for said heating.
In testimony whereof 1 hnve > hereunto -
unto sot my hand and nltlxcd m > olll-
clal seal this loth day eif August , A.
1) ) . HUI. Win. llaicB.
( Seal ) County , Iudge >
Notice of Sheriff's Sale.
Bylrtuo eif nn order of wile > Issued
ami directed to mo by the clerk e > f the
district court e > f Muelltmu county , Neb. ,
upon a elccrco eif foreclosure rcudi-red
by the dlHtrlct ( Miui't of Madison coun
ty , Nob. , on the 22nd day eif June. 1911 ,
In favor of Ernest 11. Tnie-y for the
sum eif $171.57 , with lnlere\st thereon
from Juno 22 , MM I , at 7 per cent , to
gether with $15.50 , costs eiC milt , and
accruing ceists , in an actlem , wherein
Ernest 11. Tracy was plaintiff and
Webster Collnmor. ct al. , were eh > fi > n
elants , 1 will offer the promises described -
scribed In said decree and taken as
the property of said defendant : * , to-
wit : The northwest ipmrtor of lot
two (2) ( ) . and the north half of lot
three (3) ( ) , In block ten (10) ( ) , of Ilaaso'a
Suburban Lots to the city of Norfolk ,
In Madison county , Neb. , for sale at
public auction to the highest bidder
for cash In hand on the 30th day of
August , at the hour of 1 o'clock p. m. ,
at the east front door of the court
house at Madison In said county nnd
state , that being the building wherein
the last term of said court was hold ,
when and where due attendance will
be given by the undersigned.
Dated this 22nd day of July , 1911.
C. S. Smith ,
Sheriff of Said County.
Notice of Amendment to Articles of
Notice is hereby given that the
Farmers Grain and Live atock com
pany of Norfollc , Nebraska , has
amended Article Seven of Its ai tides
of Incorporation to read as follows :
"No debt shall be contracted , nor
liability Incurred , nor contract made
by or on behalf of this company In
excess of seventy-five percent of the
paid up capital stock. "
No further change has been made
in said original articles eif incorpora
tion except the amendment to Article
Seven as above sot forth.
Dated July 21 , 1'Jll. '
Herman Buettow ,
President and Stockholder.
Obed Raasch ,
Secretary and Stockholder.
In presence of H , F. Barnhart.
( Seal )
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